Sprouting the Seeds of Greatness: The Saint Next Door

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What if someone close to you turned out to be a hero to millions? The seeds of greatness can sprout anywhere, through anyone. Every great person, from Galileo to St. Francis to Martin Luther King Jr., grew up as a normal person and did normal things with normal people. Probably none of their buddies expected...

Befriending the Shadow: Transforming Darkness Into Light

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When we don't recognize or accept certain parts of our own nature - positive and negative - we'll project these qualities onto others. Those who anger, irritate, frustrate, and even consciously attempt to sabotage us are our greatest teachers...

Become An Authentic Rebel: You Are Not A Robot or Machine

You Are Not A Robot or Machine: Become An Authentic Rebel

The world tries to mold every person into a commodity: useful, efficient, obedient - never rebellious, never asserting itself, never declaring its own individuality, but always being subservient, almost like a robot.

Is Your Inner Brat Active in Your Thoughts, Feelings, and Behaviors

Is Your Inner Brat Active in Your Thoughts, Feelings, and Behaviors

Too often the inner brat influences us to say or do things that we later regret, just because it can't tolerate even mild frustration. Representing primitive desires and impulses, the inner brat wants what it wants, when it wants it, without considering the consequences.

Becoming A More Idealized Version of Ourselves

Becoming A More Idealized Version of Ourselves

As 5D humans we are unable to tolerate cruelty and harm to any living being. As an example, when talking about current events, I often say in a semi-joking way to my husband and close friends, “People don’t act like that on my planet.” This feels quite literal to me. It is baffling that people here are so cruel to one another.

You Can Grow Beyond Victim To Fulfill Your Destiny

You Can Grow Beyond Victim To Fulfill Your Destiny

Andrea has been married four times, and divorced three. "I don't see myself as a four-time loser; I consider myself a four-time learner. Although those marriages didn't endure, I gained valuable lessons that helped me bring more depth and presence to the relationships that followed, and ultimately contributed to the successful marriage I now have."

We Can Learn To Be Love Finders Rather Than Fault Finders

How To Become a Love Finder Rather Than a Fault Finder

Fault finding serves as a means to justify an illusory sense of superiority. To become a love finder requires us to be vigilant and self-realized. Most of us are just regular, ordinary people; therefore, vigilance will be our primary tool for taking note of our blaming and fault finding.

Who Do You See When You Look In The Mirror?

Who Do You See When You Look In The Mirror?

What do you see when you see your reflection? Do you see only the physical form or can you look deeper and see the beauty that lies just below the surface?

Healing The Split Between Conscious Self and Shadow Self

Facing Your Shadow: Healing The Split Between Conscious Self and Other Part of You

As a child, I was afraid of so many things. I was terrified during my parents' violent arguments. I was afraid of my mother's rage and my father's simmering undercurrents. My childhood was defined by my fears. As I grew up, I suppressed fear and denied its existence. But it shaped my life in hundreds of ways.

Daily Joy Practice: Embracing A New You Every Day

Embracing A New You Every Day

As they grow older, many people constrict their boundaries; they often seek what is comfortable, familiar, and safe. Life becomes a matter of focusing on the petty rather than...

Loving All Parts of Yourself, the "Good" & the "Bad"

Emotional Elbows: Loving All Parts of Yourself, the Good & the "Bad"

My thoughts and feelings have a lot to do with how I do or don't love myself. Imagine learning to love every part of your Self, the good stuff and the 'bad.' It has been a big project for me. Some years ago, a wise teacher told me emotional balance was key to knowing the higher levels of my Self...

Changing Your Self-Image Changes the Mirror of Your Experiences

Changing Your Self-Image Changes the Mirror of Your Experiences

The image you hold of yourself determines your success or failure in everything. Ponder it for a moment. What do you really think about yourself? Do you like you? If you have accepted an idea of inferiority, then you better stop and rethink your position.

IDENTITY: Who Am I and What Am I Capable Of?

IDENTITY: Who Am I and What Am I Capable Of?

Identity defines how we view ourselves, who we think we are, and what we think we are capable of. Our deepest beliefs anchor our identity with either our human selves or our souls.

The Law of Love, Universal Energy and How To Allow It

The Law of Love, Universal Energy and How To Allow It

Many of you aspire to the state of un-conditional love, but in practice it evades most of you. Central to the law of Love is allowing. Firstly allowing yourself, then be allowing of all others and their creations and thoughts. Love is the total and complete acceptance of what is, that is love in its simplest definition.

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