Category Archives : The Daily Grain


Centered vs self-centered

We might be forgiven if we think we are in a very strange world because on the one hand we are told we should value ourselves and we should develop great self esteem and on the other hand we are told we have to be considerate all others and we have to put others ahead […]

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A prime benefit of consciousness

So if I were to put in a nutshell the main benefit of consciousness it is this: it brings you to an awareness of how precious you are. Because when you become conscious, and not even when, through the process of consciousness you are acknowledging your own uniqueness, you are acknowledging your own truth and […]

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Do you matter?

Today let’s do an external reality check. Yesterday was internal one thinking what is our value to ourselves. Today let’s think about our value to other people. Do we matter? Do you matter? Of course we all want to matter, we all want to have achieved some mark in this world in our lifetime and […]

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How do you value yourself

So here’s something I want you to think about. It is: how do you value yourself? We’ve spoken over the last couple of days about self respect, about humiliation, about relevance and it’s worth it to stop for a second and think how do you value yourself? A lot of people mark their value by […]

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The resilience of the human spirit

So today let us look at the other side of the coin that we looked at yesterday. Yesterday we looked at relevance or what I would call the pseudo-relevance, but today I want to look at resilience. The resilience of the human spirit is actually quite remarkable and it puts together the things that we […]

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The world is all wrong

Yesterday and we talked about how we live in a world of deception and today I want to talk about what is at the root of that and it is this: that in fact we are all living in a world, we’re living lives that are all the wrong. If you think about the capacity […]

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