Tag: motivation

07
Sep
2023

From Grit To Great

_ From Grit To Great The doubting canspur the verification. The grit canspur the purification. The little canspur the great….

16
Aug
2022

From Beginning To End

_ Clarity Have a clear motivation,to walk a clear path,for reaching a clear goal.

26
Oct
2021

Why Precedes How

    Whoever has a why to live can bear almost any how. — Friedrich Nietzsche

06
Feb
2019

Motivation: Dharmagram #364

  Motivation: Dharmagram #364 With the right motivation,  right action will follow.   (Paying attention to lessons in titles.)   

15
Jan
2019

Principles: Dharmagram #342

  Principles: Dharmagram #342 Be strongly morally motivated from the beginning to the end. (From Marcus Aurelius’ ‘Meditations’)

26
Nov
2018

Agreement: Super Short Story #509

Agreement: Super Short Story #509 Seen from a distance, she thought he was nodding vigorously  with agreement to her speech……

22
Aug
2018

One: Dharmagram #206

  One: Dharmagram #206 Come alive to truly learn and practise, to break free from the cycle of birth and…

22
Aug
2018

Why: Dharmagram #204

  Why: Dharmagram #204 Take a break to remember why you are doing what you are, before reflecting on how…

09
May
2017

What Motivates You?

A simple proof in Dan Ariely’s ‘Payoff’ illustrating why genuine motivation is more ‘spiritual’ than material. So, what really motivates…

03
Nov
2016

Point: Super Short Story #399

Super Short Story #399: Point He decided that  even if there is not much point in doing what he had…

28
May
2016

Compass & Watch: PictureQuote #25

A compass for a sense of direction and a watch for a sense of urgency.

20
Jan
2015

8 ‘Koans’ On Freedom Of Speech

#1: Mindfulness What is the right measure for your freedom of speech, with how much mindfulness of motivations and consequences,…

14
Dec
2010

A Chat on Criticism

S: Stonepeace said, ‘One who says many to be evil might be the one most evil.’ (常说人人不好的人可能是最不好的人.) Is the monkey…

29
Sep
2010

How to Be a Monk?

About once or twice a year, I get calls from strangers, directed from people who don’t know the answer, who…

22
Mar
2010

To Reserve Seats or Not

A somewhat funny text exchange with a friend yesterday: E: Can you help me reserve two seats – for me…