S:0363 Principle: Strength Supports Feeling

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   To be able to feel is an important skill in life, yet we have been experientially “trained” to reward thinking over feeling. Of course, thinking is useful. To be able to reason, figure out, decide, understand and conclude…Continue Reading →

S:0362 Distinction: Childlike vs. Childish

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   You know people who act childish from time to time. It’s not an attractive behavior. Why are we put off by childish behavior? Because we know that someone acting that way does not care about us.…Continue Reading →

S:0361 Personal Needs: The Need for Publicity

(An unmet Need causes us to feel empty, incomplete or less than whole. Fulfilling a Need gives us freedom to be ourselves.)   This is a strange Need. It causes some really useful outcomes and others that are physically and emotionally costly. Think of a time when you’ve seen an actor or a politician call…Continue Reading →

S:0360 Principle: Row Your Boat

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   Row, Row, Row (Be in action. The universe rewards action.) your boat, (Your’s. Not someone else’s.) gently (Enjoy the process.) down the stream, (Go with the flow. Stop fighting.) merrily, merrily, merrily, merrily, (You could be a grump…Continue Reading →

S:0359 Distinction: In Joy vs. Enjoy

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   We enjoy lots of things in life. In fact, “things” is a key word for understanding this distinction. When things are involved, you can be pretty sure it is about enjoyment. You can enjoy your surroundings,…Continue Reading →