Profound service is giving others what they need to invent their greater-than version.
Good For The Soul
You simply don’t ignore the essential tenets of religion in order to maintain a veneer of piety for the sake of power.
There are no real opponents other than ourselves.
Appreciate what you have and stop complaining.
Stories are useful for navigating the world but, left unchecked, they start to shape even distort our experience.
My husband hates scrubbing pots.
In Aikido and in life, I keep training as I create the greater-than version of myself. You can, too.
An ear that doesn’t give us the impression
The vast majority of evangelical Christians who support President Donald Trump seem to have this delusion that he will suddenly turn into a strong Christian leader who will wipe the “enemies of God” from this nation — this despite his womanizing, abuse of workers, stiffing of contractors, ignorance of basic scriptural principles and lack of humility and remorse.
Our spheres of influence grant us permission to make a possible difference in that space for other people.
The Own Your Truth Podcast: Rebecca Schaper
Time passing gives us experience, which later gives us wisdom.
How many people will light up just because you put the effort into getting out of your own head to ask them to explain something they just said.
When you ask saints to park your car for you, it is important to make sure they know how to do it legally.
I used to wish I could expunge my past—erase every mistake, every humiliation and every thing negative about my life. A clean slate.
Rewire your brain for excitement and clarity of purpose.