Pleasure, Spirituality

Spirituality & Sex Toys?

spiritual-sexA question was recently asked to me – the whole premise of spirituality is the process of finding happiness in self-fulfillment, so, “How does sex and sex toys fit into your vision of new age spirituality?” – reference, these types of products Erotic Sex Toys and these, Adult Toys.


A Practical Approach to Spirituality

spirit_lotus“I cannot tell you any spiritual truth that deep within you don’t know already. All I can do is remind you of what you have forgotten.” – Eckhart Tolle

For most of the readers here, the topic of spirituality may be a very fuzzy and unknown place. “What’s the use of it? What can I do with this? Why should …

Mind, Motivation

The Mindset to Getting Things Done: Think Result-Oriented

washing_the_dishes_zenQuestioner: “How do you take on the bureaucracy that damages so many organizations?”

Jack Welch: “Damages? How about deadens?
That’s a better word to describe what bureaucracy does; it sucks the life out of a business … Kafkaesque … kick bureaucracy: At every chance, poke fun at anyone who tries to install process for process’s sake; rib people who get

Motivation, Personal Development

Getting Started is the Hardest Part

getstarted“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.”– Mark Twain

Recently I talked with two good friends of mine about their dreams and what they really want to do. However, at the moment they are not doing it. When speaking about the topic and digging a bit deeper, there are some obvious things that could immediately give them a …

Personal Development

Self-Reflection: How to Do It Right

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“By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection, which is noblest; second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third, by experience, which is the most bitter.” – Confucius

For me Self-Reflection is the way to remove inner road-blocks, to first become aware of the things that really holding me back and then tackle …

Mind, Motivation, Personal Development

Personal Power vs. The Power of Now (Mind vs. Spirit) ?

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“You cannot transcend what you do not know. To go beyond yourself, you must know yourself.” – Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

I recently discovered the posting from MonkMojo called The Tony Robbins vs Eckhart Tolle Debate in which he shows Tony Robbins shouting “Feel my Personal Power” opposed to Eckhart Tolle answering calmly with “I am rubber …

Mind, Personal Development

What is The Present Moment?

waterjoy“The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, not to worry about the future, or not to anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.” – Buddha

I can remember when I first saw the book “The Power of Now”. After I got several tools to fulfill my …

Motivation, Success

Top 10 of Barack Obama’s Quotes of Change

Yesterday I heard this little podcast on the spiritual website about a poem for Barack Obama. In the introduction he says “This guy isn’t just a politician. He is a teacher, a leader. Obama is to politics what Mozart was to music. ”


An amazing statement but it rings true. He is mindful, elegant and with a big …

Mind, Motivation, Spirituality

Confucius says: The Top 10 Quotes by Confucius

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Confucius is one of the most quoted personalities ever. He is so popular that there is a special “Confucius says …” joke-selection, I mean who can say to have this kind of achievement 😉

Confucius, whose name literally means “Master Kong”, lived 551-479 BCE. He was a Chinese thinker and philosopher, whose teachings have deeply …

Book Club, Success

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People (1. Private Victory)

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Suppose you were to come upon someone in the woods working feverishly to saw down a tree.
“What are you doing?” you ask.
“Can’t you see?” comes the impatient reply. “I’m sawing down this tree.”
“You look exhausted!” you exclaim. “How long have you been at it?”
“Over five hours,” he returns, “and I’m beat! This …