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Joy… A Key to Hidden Truths

Inspirational Quotes Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth. Buddha We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves. Buddha A Father’s Guide to Wisdom There are as many truths as there are people …

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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, let me sow love. Francis of Assisi A Father’s Guide to Wisdom “You are what you eat…” My mother told me this as a young …

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Believe… To Create Beauty in Life

Inspiration Believe in your infinite potential. Your only limitations are those you set upon yourself. Roy T. Bennett When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time. Maya Angelou The Philosopher’s Corner Everybody has a shadow. It’s that dark matter that exists beyond the material essence of our body. In ancient Greece, …

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Siddhartha Gautama: A Jungian Perspective of Self-Realized Development During Middle-Life

Dr. Tom continues his exploration of Middle Life Development. Believe, Achieve. and Advance Confidently In The Direction of Your Dreams!!!

Inspiration: What’s Your Direction

Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you. (Walt Whitman)

Daily Inspiration: Overcoming Shadows

Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you. Walt Whitman

Don’t Limit Yourself to the Fears of Today. Engage, and overcome the shadow, to find light within. Believe, Achieve, and Advance Confidently in the Direction of Your Dreams!

Civility in Social Media: The Lessons We Can Learn From Children

Civility in Social Media: Thank Even Your Critics. At least they paid attention.

Archetypal Themes of Middle Life Development: Siddhartha and The Middle Path

An psychoanalysis of Siddhartha’s middle-life development and the plight to achieve personal aspirations As I began the process of recollecting the reveries of middle-life and my associations to it, I realized that I had undergone a shift within my thought process. While I have primarily focused on my past in the reverie sections up to …

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Archetypal Themes of Siddhartha’s Middle-Life Development

Life, like the leaves of a tree withers away during fall, becomes weak, and eventually descends back to the Earth in order to nurture the future generation that will follow through the rebirth process associated with spring.

Siddhartha and Archetypal Themes of Early Childhood Development

The story Siddhartha written by the Nobel Laureate author Herman Hesse has differences from the true life of Siddhartha Gautama, the prince that would eventually become the Buddha. Hesse presents Siddhartha as born to the Brahman caste, and having grew up in an intact family who lived near a riverbank situated by a forest. In …

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A Dreamlike environment, where a woman escapes the oncoming storm to find solace in the sunset.

Our Archetypal Beginnings

Our Archetypal Beginnings explores the initial archetypal themes that drive the psychological development process of individuation from a Jungian perspective.

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