Tag Archives: Wisdom

“Be The Change You Wish To See In The World” - Misattributed, Misused, And Obscenely Underappreciated

By Caitlin Johnstone Source: CaitlinJohnstone.com Name a quote by Mahatma Gandhi. Odds are the first thing that jumps into your mind is the famous, “Be the change you wish to see in the world.” It’s a good quote. It’s pithy … Continue reading

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Essential Taoist Wisdom for Living in Politically Charged and Chaotic Times

By Dylan Charles Source: Waking Times There’s an old saying, rumored to be an ancient Chinese curse, but it’s been a favorite in the West for some time now. “May you live in interesting times.”  Political figures like to use … Continue reading

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8 Signs of a Mind Infected by Political Malware

By Jordan Bates Source: High Existence Your mind is similar to a computer. Your brain is the hardware, your worldview the software. The operating system you’re running is heavily influenced by your culture, upbringing, education, and many other factors. Arguably, a well-functioning mind is … Continue reading

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Enlightenment and Cosmic Citizenship: The Divine in mundane life

By rahkyt Source: Sacred Space in Time What is Enlightenment? Is it practical spirituality? Personal, soul-oriented growth and evolution? Could these formats be experiences? Are those who claim such experiences in a constant state of otherworldly sensate immersion within worlds … Continue reading

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America’s Mania for Positive Thinking and Denial of Reality Will Be Our Downfall

The ridiculous positivism, the belief that we are headed toward some glorious future, defies reality. By Chris Hedges Source: Alternet The naive belief that history is linear, that moral progress accompanies technical progress, is a form of collective self-delusion. It … Continue reading

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