Tag: Moderation

Standing on the Shoulders of the Oracle

“The unexamined life is not worth living.” ~ Socrates There are three inscriptions carved over the entrance to the Temple of Delphi: γνῶθι σεαυτόν (“know...

The Four Cardinal Virtues of Human Excellence According to Plato

“Wisdom is the leader: next follows moderation; and from the union of these two with courage springs justice.” ~ Plato Human excellence is the art...

Gray Jedi and the Subtle Art of Gray-walking: Jester Guru Chronicles, Part 5

“Doing as others told me, I was blind. Coming when others called me, I was lost. Then I left everyone, myself as well. Then...

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A Look at the Powerful Practice of Walking Meditation

 “The mind can go in a thousand directions, but...

Why do We Fear Death?

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7 Signs Your Chakras are Out of Balance

“Meditation is nothing but withdrawing all the barriers; thoughts,...

7 Pitfalls on the Path to Enlightenment

Ah, enlightenment… So motivating. So inspiring. So misunderstood. Exasperatingly...

Why We Keep Making Decisions We Know Are Bad For Us

"Forgive yourself for not being at peace. The moment...

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7 Buddhist Koans and Their Meanings

Buddhist koans also called Zen Koans are a guiding light in the darkness of life. They have been used for centuries by Zen teachers...