Tag: morality

30
Jan
2024

Black & White

_ Black and white Batman statuesin a black and white Batcave? (But in a world of greys,that even Batman knows,what…

23
Oct
2021

Walk On

    (From Big Panda and Tiny Dragon by James Norbury) If your path is right on, it is only…

08
Sep
2020

Morals: Super Short Story #725

Morals: Super Short Story #725 She warned,‘Beware the morally “flexible”,as their moralsmight not be firm enough in spirit.’ He warned,‘Beware…

04
Aug
2020

True Philosophy Is Practical

  Philosophy is nothing elsethan to search out by reasonwhat is right and properand by deedsto put it into practice….

29
Oct
2019

Right: Super Short Story #674 

Right: Super Short Story #674 If you keep doing the right thing, those who keep doing wrongwill eventually say you are wrong,but…

15
Jan
2019

Truth: Dharmagram #343

  Truth: Dharmagram #343 Think the true. Say the true. Do the true. (From Marcus Aurelius’ ‘Meditations’)

03
Oct
2017

Yes, We Can!

Yes I Kant, and so Kant you!

19
Oct
2016

Pseudo Dharma

A class participant passed me a card by a pseudo ‘Buddhist teacher’. How do we know that taught misrepresents the…

25
Nov
2015

Growth: Wandering Thought #250

Growth: Wandering Thought #250 A DAY without any growth in any virtue, be it compassion, generosity, morality, patience, diligence, wisdom……

28
Feb
2015

Moral Control

Learnt from ‘The Two Faces Of January’: Make one moral mistake with ease and it becomes easier to make another…

10
Jan
2015

Morality: Wandering Thought #195

Wandering Thought #195: Morality Driving ourselves forward on the journey of life, those with strong morals have the best functioning sets…

26
Feb
2013

Brakes Are Death?

In the movie ‘Premium Rush’, there is the pseudo-cool idea that changeable (instead of fixed) gears and ‘brakes are death’…

05
Nov
2012

Super Short Story (108): Direction

Super Short Story (108): Direction When young, he wondered why it seems so hard for adults to be good; to…

07
Mar
2012

The Journalist Paradox

A good journalist is supposed to just record and report an event, and not be part of the action?  But…

21
Dec
2011

The Morality Matter

Morality is not a matter of whether one can do this or not, as based on others’ suggestions, but whether…

12
Sep
2011

Who Are You To Judge?

I can’t remember which comic the above panel is from. A vampire (if I remember correctly) laments to a vampire…

31
Aug
2011

Be Wary

Good to be wary of those who hesitate to exercise their moral responsibility, by playing safe and sticking to the…

27
Oct
2010

The Need for Repentance

If a ‘Buddhist’ teacher does evil, despite knowing it is evil, one probably does not really believe in karma. If…

05
Jul
2010

Summary of the Six Perfections

The Six Perfections (Paramitas) are essential qualities to be practised and perfected for the realisation of True Happiness (Buddhahood; Nirvana;…

24
May
2010

Perfectionism is No Fault?

It’s bizarre when some Buddhists see ethical perfectionism as a fault. It’s not that all are perfectionistic out of attachment…