Yin-Yang of Effective Thinking
(passive, accepting side):
analytical, vertical thinking
YANG (active, aggressive side): synthetical,
Path to Liberation
From right understanding proceeds right
from right thought proceeds right speech;
from right speech proceeds right action;...
Behavioral Models of
The Power of Relaxation
"Every now and then go away, have a little
relaxation, for when you come back to your work your judgment will be surer;
since to remain constantly at work will cause you to lose your power of
judgment. Go some distance away because the work appears smaller and more of
it can be taken in at a glance, and a lack of harmony or proportion is more
~ Leonardo Da Vinci
Increase Your Thinking Power Millionfold!
Dream big dreams. Create an inspiring
of the future you want to create.
The main function of your big
Why? Because your inspiring and compelling vision engages
your subconscious mind
which works millions times faster than your conscious
mind. When it's turned on, you
amazing things and gain amazing insights effortlessly.
To turn it on, first think long and hard.
Then close your eyes and quiet your mind to get a true insight...
The Thought Factor in
"All that a man
and all that he fails to achieve is the direct result of his own
the author of As a Man of Thinketh. "A man's weakness and strength,
purity and impurity, are his own, and not another man's; they are brought
about by himself, and not by another; and they can only be altered by
himself, never by another. His condition is also his own, and not another
man's. His suffering and his
happiness are evolved from within. As
he thinks, so he is; as he continues to think, so he remains...
Everything Starts With a
"You demonstrate who you are, and people judge
and respond to you, based on your words, your actions and your habits. And
it all starts where? With a thought! Everything starts with a thought.
That's why thoughts are so powerful. That's why choosing how you think and
act will determine how life responds to you and what you receive in life."
~ Michael Oliver4
All Causation Is Mental
Everything that you are or ever will be will be
as a result of how you use
You are merely a mind with a body to carry it around with. The entire man
made world that you see is simply
of thought. Your entire life is an expression of your own thinking. And
since the quality of your thinking determines the quality of your life, if
you improve the quality of your thinking, you must, you will, inevitably
improve the quality of your life...
of Success Balancing Action and Reflection
involves creating and a delicate and ongoing
between two somewhat opposing forces reflection of where you are
of pushing toward where you need to go. This balance between reflection and
action is very similar to the
Yang in the
Jokes about Thinking
Matz's Maxim: A conclusion is the place where you got tired of
The Law of the Letter: The best way to
inspire fresh thoughts is to seal the
Socratic questioning is at the heart of critical thinking they
enhance your critical thinking skills. Socratic questions
challenge accuracy and completeness of thinking in a way that
acts to move people towards their ultimate
The Danger of
"It's a pity nature isn't divided into the same
categories as universities."
Yes, we need categories to be
able to handle the huge amount of information we use. But categorization can also prevent you from
between different knowledge categories...