Tag Archives: A Traveller’s tales

Wise is the Man

Wise is the Man Wise is the man who embraces simplicity For he enjoys the sights and sounds that come his way Free from unnecessary attachments He welcomes the arrival of new experiences But lets them go just as easily And without a care Thus he is able to wander joyously through life Having no […]

Protecting Your Good Name

Protecting Your Good Name   Neither the protecting of your good name, fame, or your status in society or the high regard in which you are thought off, on the one hand, nor the blame, bad reputation nor failure to attain high rewards on the other, are worth a moment’s care. This understanding guarantees stress […]

At a Time

At a Time   At a time when the world searched for meaning many looked to the blossoming of culture in the arts. It was a time when the new rich billionaires sought justification for their greed and in some cases their exploitation to acquire their fortunes. Many became philanthropists Some even formed a worldwide […]

Exposing Your Negatives

Exposing your negatives   How best to protect yourself against negative influences? First and foremost recognise that you are susceptible and by nature lazy and influenced by your own weaknesses. This is where the following self-analysis is designed to help you seek out positive influences, situations and people who can encourage you to be yourself. […]

Ignorance

Ignorance   Do not be afraid to experience new and different things Keep your thoughts flexible By your willingness to Let go of preconceived ideas and former convictions And take the opportunity of gaining fresh and wider experience Expand your mind Do not disregard any idea until you have explored its nature Ignorance is the […]

Spirit Credit

Spirit Credit An old card reader, of my acquaintance, claimed to belong to a long line of indigenous soothsayers that had passed down their knowledge of the other dimension through the generations by her tribe’s elders; was having a cuppa with myself and just shooting the breeze. As people who have known each other for […]

Fear of Success

Fear of Success   Before an enemy can be conquered you need to know its characteristics, its operating system, how it manifests and what it will do to you.   Fear is a state of mind and your mind can be controlled and directed. Everything that you do is first a thought. This thought impulse […]

See the Good

See the Good   See the good in others Even if you find them offensive Learn to develop more sympathy and an understanding of their ways And hope that they will see a better means Develop love and gentleness so that they may see purpose in life Undeterred by the influence of others This can […]

The Power of Faith

The Power of Faith A little while ago a friend of mine asked me how he could strengthen his beliefs. It seems he was having trouble achieving, within his time restraints, the new goals that he was following. Nothing that he was doing seemed to be working towards achieving these aims. Although, one would have […]

Happiness is Natural

Happiness is Natural   Happiness is a natural and intrinsic purpose in life and for that reason we have no need to choose every pleasure that is on offer. There are times when many pleasures can become a source of great annoyance and act as diversions from our continuous growth. And there are times when […]