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The Sun’s Eternal Kiss

Inspiration “Even After All this time The Sun never says to the Earth, “You owe me.” Look What happens With a love like that, It lights the whole sky.” Hafiz … Continue reading The Sun’s Eternal Kiss

The Journey Within: Love… Laugh… & Be Well With Others!

Inspirational Quote Life is short and we have never too much time for gladdening the hearts of those who are travelling the dark journey with us. Oh be swift to … Continue reading The Journey Within: Love… Laugh… & Be Well With Others!

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The Blessing of Hard Work… A Job Well Done!

Inspirational Quote Let us realize that: the privilege to work is a gift, the power to work is a blessing, the love of work is success! David O. McKay To … Continue reading The Blessing of Hard Work… A Job Well Done!

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A True Mark of Friendship

Inspirational Quotes You can’t stay in your corner of the Forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes. —Winnie the Pooh I think … Continue reading A True Mark of Friendship

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Hope… Burning Passions to Weather the Storm

Inspirational Quote It is not light that we need, but fire; it is not the gentle shower, but thunder. We need the storm, the whirlwind, and the earthquake. Frederick Douglass … Continue reading Hope… Burning Passions to Weather the Storm

Dr. Thomas Maples: Therapy On Demand

What’s Your Faithful Intent: Conflict… Peace… and Inner Growth

Inspiration We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves. Dalai Lama Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where there is hatred, … Continue reading What’s Your Faithful Intent: Conflict… Peace… and Inner Growth

Dr. Thomas Maples: Crossroads

Hope… Dream… Faith… Believe…

Inspiration We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope. Martin Luther King, Jr. Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity. Khalil Gibran Faith … Continue reading Hope… Dream… Faith… Believe…

Our Psyche-Spiritual Development… Darkness, Being Idle, and Personal Stagnation

Inspiration Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people. Carl Jung Often the hands will solve a mystery that the intellect has … Continue reading Our Psyche-Spiritual Development… Darkness, Being Idle, and Personal Stagnation

Inspiration: The True Mark of Gratitude

Inspiration The simple act of gratitude… It truly changes the world. Everyday we are exposed to life giving light, yet do we give it thanks. We are provided with life … Continue reading Inspiration: The True Mark of Gratitude

Inspiration: The Nature of Faith

Inspiration Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you. Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light. Helen … Continue reading Inspiration: The Nature of Faith

Inspiration: Out of Darkness… Light

Dr. Tom explores EGO (Edging God Out) versus ECO (Edging Conflict Out) Psychology, and its ramifications on higher forms of Self Consciousness.

Inspiration: Friendship… The True Mark of Love

Dr. Tom explores Friendship and its power to effect long lasting change in the heart in The Philosopher’s Corner.