Humility Beyond Self

Humility is not the abdication of self, but rather the transcendence of self. Humility is being true to who we are and manifesting that truth in a way that fits into the situation or circumstance within which we find ourselves. Humility is not being so full of ourselves that we take up all of the…

Giving In Means Missing Out

Going along with that which is easy, may cause us to miss out on that which is right. Acquiescence is an act of negative ego and unhealthy self-denial. When we acquiesce, we give up and give in, often to some decision or some path that we do not agree with. Acquiescence means going with the…

Not Who You Are, But Who You Can Be

The goal is not to find someone with whom you can be yourself, but with whom you are better than you were alone. Too much time and energy is spent trying to establish and fortify our identity, the self that we present to the world and that we want the world to embrace, respect, and…