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Points to Practice: Dedication as the Key to Focusing the Mind

Points to Practice: Dedication as the Key to Focusing the Mind

Path of Action: Day 18 Most people think of dedication in a fairly casual way. They make a commitment, and then they dedicate themselves to meeting their commitment. But after a while, they may change their minds, or give up when they encounter obstacles, or get distracted by something else. Until the mind is reallyRead more about Points to Practice: Dedication as the Key to Focusing the Mind[…]

The Three Principles: Combining Dedication with Intention and Contemplation

The Three Principles: Combining Dedication with Intention and Contemplation

Path of Action: Day 17 We all have access to the tools of wisdom, mindfulness, determination, perseverance, and concentration. Apply them now and whenever difficulties arise. Challenge yourself to develop better thoughts, better attitudes, better knowledge. Dedicate your efforts and work steadily toward goodness. Look up, not down; look for inspiration to great heroes ofRead more about The Three Principles: Combining Dedication with Intention and Contemplation[…]