Tag Archives: empathy

Recognize Erroneous Proclivities

“Before you can reform yourself, you must realize your error.” – Seneca, Letter 28.9 Before we can improve ourselves, we have to acknowledge our flaws. The same can be said with repairing a car engine, unless we can figure out … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Welcome ELSA with Love

“The Four Noble Truths are pragmatic rather than dogmatic. They suggest a course of action to be followed rather than a set of dogmas to be believed. The four truths are prescriptions for behavior rather than descriptions of reality.” – … Continue reading

Posted in Self Improvement | Tagged , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Empathize Deeply with Others

“Emancipate yourself from mental slavery. None but our self can free our minds.” – Bob Marley Perhaps one of the best ways to deeply relate with someone is to listen with both ears. That is with our actual ears so … Continue reading

Posted in Spirituality | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

Docility – Open Both Ears

“Just as docility has to do with a man’s doing well in acquiring a correct estimation from another, so shrewdness has to do with a man’s doing well in acquiring a correct estimation on his own.” – Aquinas Docility is … Continue reading

Posted in Psychology, Self Improvement, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment