Tag: resilience

  • 506

    Simplicity – avoiding the “Curse of Knowledge” and drilling down to the fundamental principles. Resilience – autonomic, psychic, somatic. Flow – experiencing things as they are, in real time, rather than as they ‘should’ be. -SO

  • 384

    Diogenes the Cynic, who was asked by a Spartan if he was feeling cold, when training himself by stripping naked and embracing a bronze statue in winter. Diogenes said he was not, and the Spartan replied: “What’s so impressive about what you’re doing then?” (Plutarch, Spartan Sayings, 233a).

  • 357: Smash

    Through and onwards. Steady speed.

  • 228

    It is by might of conscious influence that a man can improve or deteriorate any days condition. You can not subdue your thoughts but their effect, and this alone is within your grip.

  • 161: That within the mind’s authority

    Yet, true for some as it is for you, that to whatever place by incident are you drawn always seems the only place could have, as what happens there as happens must. And if convinced by displays which present themselves initially without further investigation, these events would suggest a foreordination since the very opening trice. […]