Uniting the Mind and Body

“It is difficult to understand the universe if you only study one planet.” — Miyamoto Musashi Martial Arts. Something that’s been in existence since as long as we can remember in one way or another.  For the general population, martial arts are thought of as something that’s used to hurt people. After all, their main purpose is to help people defend themselves; sometimes in order … Continue reading Uniting the Mind and Body

Ignorance Might Not Be So Blissful After All…

“There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance” – Socrates As we’ve discussed before, knowledge is power. That’s something we’ve known for as long as we can remember and something we’ve been told since even before then. Knowledge is power because other people can’t take it from us. So if knowledge is power, why then is ignorance such a rival for it? If … Continue reading Ignorance Might Not Be So Blissful After All…

Knowledge is Power

“The only source of knowledge is experience.” — Albert Einstein  If knowledge is power, then words are weapons… but also sources of happiness, satisfaction, confusion, anger, joy, pain, and Being.  Knowledge is something that people are made to strive for as soon as they’re born. There’s tv shows made for children, toys to help them understand how things work and develop their brain so that … Continue reading Knowledge is Power

Forgive and Forget… or Try to Anyways…

“Often we forget that forgiveness is for us and not the offender. Forgiveness in no way condones cruelty or unkind treatment. Forgiveness gives us back peace of mind.” — Fred Luskin We’ve all heard the phrase “forgive and forget.” Probably too many times if we’re honest with ourselves. Perhaps we’ve thought about it before. Maybe we’ve come to the conclusion that forgiveness is to let … Continue reading Forgive and Forget… or Try to Anyways…