unplug from the group think

The greatest threat to an institution of any kind is individual thought.The greatest source of freedom to the individual is the same thing... thought.The truth will set you free. Unplug and think for yourself. See where it gets you. … [Read more...]

the mind and spiritual growth

Spiritual transformation is very difficult.The mind is a very complex organ, bent on its own self-preservation, security and comfort. The brain's primary purpose is to protect the organism. Once we see this to be true, then many other things make sense.For instance, the brain is an expert tweaker. We can see self-protection occurring in religion and spiritual growth. Often, what we think is spiritual growth is actually a slight modification of the thoughts already present. But the brain is … [Read more...]

no room left

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the copulation of brain and heart

The brain and the heart have just had an orgasmic experience. Climactic! They wonder why they don't do it more often.Maybe one day their offspring will populate the world!shop books … [Read more...]

Difficult to Unbelieve

Did you know that studies reveal that our response to anything we hear is initially belief, and that this is followed by our cognitive analysis kicking in that will believe this belief or proceed to unbelieve this belief?Did you know that this initial message we hear and immediately believe is augmented by the physical attractiveness of the person saying it, including what the person is wearing?Did you know that this initial message we hear and immediately believe is also augmented by the … [Read more...]

Redecorating Information

One thing we must understand about the mind is its incredible capacity to think that it is thinking. Its ability to suck on the same lollipop forever, delighting itself with the pleasure of what it thinks is thought, is endless. The brain's primary function is to protect the organism, so it stubbornly resists change. And so it rejects the way to true change, and that is by death. The mind refuses to die to itself. If it's primary function is to protect the organism and secure life, then of … [Read more...]

cartoon: open-minded?

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cartoon: mind-mapping

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Brain Health

I'm a member of the Good Life gym. After my daughter Casile gets on her school bus, I make my way there. I do a cardio workout, usually on the treadmill, for a good 30 minutes or more. Then, I do some strength training for maybe 15 minutes. Then I treat myself to 10 or 15 minutes in the sauna. I can't wait to get in there. It's my reward for working out. Then I take a cold shower and go to work. Invigorating!While I was on the treadmill this morning, this picture snapped into my mind of the … [Read more...]

Food For Our Brains

The problem with community that endeavors to be diverse is the same problem with the human race. Generally, those who think more conservatively judge those who think more liberally and those who think more liberally despise those who think more conservatively. This happens in the community I am a part of. It's not unusual or unexpected because it is typical of humanity to behave in such a way.It is only understandable for everyone to think they are right and those who think otherwise are … [Read more...]