Tag: perfection

19
Apr
2022

Outbest Your ‘Best’

Outbest Your ‘Best’ Perfection is reachedby continual betteringof your so-called ‘best’,until it is truly the best. (pic: vegan cracker holder)

25
Jul
2021

Hope: Super Short Story #752

    Hope: Super Short Story #752 She thought hoping for perfection in him was perfectly reasonable, though it was…

15
Feb
2021

Become Perfect

  Why be satisfied witha little improvementwhen you can strivefor full perfection? — stonepeace

31
Jul
2019

Dirt: Super Short Story #585

Dirt: Super Short Story #585He thought she should not be particular about the speck of dirton the person’s work, as it was…

27
Feb
2019

Mistake: Dharmagram #378

Mistake: Dharmagram #378 When mistakes are mindfully exhausted, perfection is reached.

22
May
2017

Belief

BELIEF: We must have faith in who we want to be, not necessarily believing that such a person already exists,…

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…

19
Oct
2016

Shoes: Super Short Story #378

Super Short Story #378: Shoes Many bought things are like shoes – be they houses, cars, clothes, books and such……

28
Jun
2016

Perception Of Perfection

Even the Buddha could not please everyone with his perfect virtues and perfect teachings. Not because they are actually imperfect,…

12
Apr
2016

Perfection: PictureQuote #14

Perfect the good stuff of course, stuff good for all! This is how being ‘slow’ yet steady can lead to…

16
Nov
2014

Perfection: Wandering Thought #144

Wandering Thought #144: Perfection Becoming a perfect person is not by embracing only the perfect. It is by perfecting your concern…

31
Oct
2014

Perfection: Wandering Thought #125

Wandering Thought #125: Perfection You do not have to be perfect to be perfect. In fact, you must be imperfect…

21
Nov
2012

Super Short Story (129): Perfection

Super Short Story (129): Perfection In the vast reaches of the universe, he imagines there ought to be another version…

14
Nov
2011

Paradox of Perfection

The worldly admired tend to be more imperfect than hoped upon a closer look [because defilements are there], yet more…

07
Sep
2011

Too Fussy For His Liking?

Too perfect for his liking? Too average for his liking? Too lousy for his liking? Why not aspire to be…

22
Nov
2010

Plato’s ‘Pure Land’

Adorning glossy magazine covers are photographs of faces mostly photoshopped to ‘perfection’. Nothing new really, for our ancestors too conceal…

22
Nov
2010

A Perfect Sickness Or Virtue?

Maybe we are imperfect, which is why we love the imperfect. [1] Is this a sickness or a virtue? Maybe…

10
Aug
2010

Love Everyone

Love those imperfect… because they can be perfect. Love those trying to be perfect… because they will be perfect. Love…

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…

02
Nov
2009

Great Expectations

A Tit for a Tat (57) Tit: What’s wrong with these people? Tat: Nothing unexpected. Tit: Huh? Tat: What’s wrong…