Einstein’s Happiness

A calm and modest life brings more happiness than the pursuit of success combined with constant restlessness   Einstein’s Happiness   As can be seen from the following link Einstein at Wisdom and Life, Image from: Pixabay I’ve written extensively about the man.  This quote from Einstein is much like: Don’t chase the money.  Also…

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Carrie Fisher/Debbie Reynolds

Mother and daughter passed within a day of each other.  Some may say Carrie Fisher’s mom, Debbie Reynolds suffered a stroke because of the stress of losing her daughter.  That’s an explanation people will be able to accept.  But there’s another esoteric interpretation of the events that happened at the end of December.  It’s one…

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What is the Meaning of Life According to Wisdom and Life

I spent two Sundays ago in the afternoon (almost four hours) with a new friend.  Somehow we wound up discussing the meaning of life.  I know.  A heavy discussion for such a new friendship.  After we departed, my friend asked me to write up an email with my thoughts so they could share with their…

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My Worldview

This column has been a long time in the making.  I’ve discussed my worldview in the past here at Wisdom and Life and how I’ve come to understand God.  Uh oh, Chris used the “G” word.  When I use the word “God,” I’m not referring to any particular denominational God.  I’m commenting on the “Universal…

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Bridging my Life

Another bridge to my life in Madison, Connecticut from my Hell in Farmington, Connecticut:   Image from: Public Domain Images A bridge gets you from Point A to Point B. My first grade teacher’s name was Mrs. Newton. As a senior in high school, my English teacher’s name was: Ms. Newton.  My first grade teacher’s…

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Enjoy the Roses

One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living.  We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon–instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.   Dale  Carnegie Allen Klein Page 121 Image from: CJP Photos Dale Carnegie’s…

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Stop Worrying

According to Vedanta, there are only two symptoms of enlightenment, just two indications that a transformation is taking place within you toward a higher consciousness. The first symptom is that you stop worrying. Things don’t bother you anymore.   I used this quote previously here: Two Symptoms of Enlightenment   Last week I spoke to…

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