Big Questions Part 2

Big Questions part 2
Where am I going?

where am i going

I posted he first part of this back in April. This one was intended to form part of a weekly series of notes (that appear here). But (not paying attention!) I posted something else instead.

If you are a regular reader of these comments. Don’t worry, I’ve added a bit more this time. In a way it’s a continuation of the previous letter — but perhaps more fun.

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Big Questions Part 1

Big Questions Part 1: Who am I?

Do not let your life pass by without asking yourself, “Who am I?”
Do not let your life pass by without asking yourself, “Where am I going?”
Do not let a day pass by without giving an answer to yourself about who you are.
Do not let a day pass by without giving an answer to yourself about where you are going.
Silo. The Path

This note was letter was written in 2013 to my friend Puchi as part of our correspondence about these questions. I am posting it as the first of a number of entries around the questions, i.e. “who am I?” and “where am I going?”. I am not sure I ever sent it or even finished this note of which I have a couple of minor variants. Here’s one of them:

who am I
Illustration by Rafael Edwards

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Principle 7 Immediate Action 4th Week

Principle 7, fourth week
 
This week we continue with 
Principle  is #7 from chapter 13 of the book (The Inner Look). It is also called  “The Principle of Immediate Action” it says: “If You Pursue An End You Enchain Yourself. If Everything You Do Is Realized As An End In Itself You Liberate Yourself.” 

Our focus this week is on how I might apply this principle in future situations.  

My personal considerations about this principle took a very different turn this week. I hope they prove useful in your own reflections. 

veggie burger

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Principle 7 Immediate Action 3rd Week

Principle 7, third week
 
This month’s Principle  is #7 from chapter 13 of the book (The Inner Look). It is also called  “The Principle of Immediate Action” it says: “If You Pursue An End You Enchain Yourself. If Everything You Do Is Realized As An End In Itself You Liberate Yourself.” 

Our focus this week is on how I applied, or could have applied the principle  in  in past situations.  Next week we’ll look at how it might apply in the future.


 means to an end

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Principle 7 Immediate Action 2nd Week

Principle 7, third week
 
This month’s Principle  is #7 from chapter 13 of the book (The Inner Look). It is also called  “The Principle of Immediate Action” it says: “If You Pursue An End You Enchain Yourself. If Everything You Do Is Realized As An End In Itself You Liberate Yourself.” 

Our focus this week is on how I applied, or could have applied the principle  in  in past situations.  Next week we’ll look ath how it might apply in the future.

 means to an end

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