The american english dictionary defines self-discovery as follows: a becoming aware of one's true potential, character, motives, etc ignorance towards my true self is something i lived with for. The perfection of your being is not measured against some outside standard ra speaks about what it means for you to remove yourself from the delusion that there's something wrong with you, that there is something incomplete about you. Odyssey, the journey to self is dedicated to the improvement of the human condition we strive to h.
On my journey of self-discovery and self-love, these are three of the secrets that i've learned: imperfection is freedom perfection is not when there is nothing to add, but when there is nothing more to take away ~ antoine de saint-exupéry. Undertaking numerous fasts and enduring myriad methods of self-flagellation and asceticism, they attempted to cleanse themselves of what they perceived as a dull, heavy impediment- their own human natures. Journeys of self discovery are the stuff of legends, myths and fairy tales and regardless of the differing names, lands and rewards they all speak about the same journey to know and value yourself. The human in us has realised that separation or partition is perfection the divine in us has realised that the transformation of our human nature is perfection the supreme in us has realised that the manifestation of our inner divinity and reality is perfection.
Once you possess the knowledge for maintaining your own mental, physical and emotional health you will begin your journey of personal perfection unfortunately, (since the earliest human societies) it is difficult to find genuine teachers who can help you find your unique way to this path of personal perfection. This time her journey of discovery will plumb our very hopes and dreams - our quest for self-improvement to the greeks and their love of the human form, to leonardo da vinci who equated. In the name of perfection, we give ourselves permission to be self-critical and undermining every time we fall short never quite meeting our own standards of perfection, because good is not good enough, we become our own worst enemies. In the same manner, it employs vegetable qualities to reach human perfection it needs these qualities to the extent that they are beneficial for its animal development in like manner, man possesses natural, vegetable, and animal qualities plus powers which emanate from humanity. It's human nature to measure ourselves against others, though we need not subjugate our self-worth in fact, it is the favourable comparisons that we draw against others not in our group that help to define who we are.
But no matter how much you get, you never know if what you desire will help you become your best self or just drive you further down the dissatisfying road of perfectionism i know the journey of. The overriding theme is the pursuit of human perfection and the obligation of each person to continually assess and improve his or her character, or as mordecai kaplan put it, to seek reconstruction of our personalities in accordance with the highest ethical possibilities of human nature. Perfection is a destination, is done on auto-pilot and is tied to image building being in the pursuit of excellence is a spontaneous, purposeful journey of self discovery join me in the art of personal excellence creating a personal purpose for yourself, breaking the chains of perfection and jump on the train of possibility. From the perspective of the philosophers, perfection can be sought in two things: wisdom (which is the comprehension of the universal truths of the cosmos) and justice (which is the tempering of the instincts and the human faculties by the intellect, or in other words, the intellect dominating the human faculties.
The spiritual journey through the sacred chambers of the united hearts of jesus and mary here is the way of salvation, holiness, perfection, and sanctity, simply put -the blessed mother step 1: salvation. Perfection in finance now, as i consult to the profession of finance which fed my expectations of perfection so keenly throughout my career - i see it unmistakably as an industry-wide addiction one shared by many professions and is an epidemic bankers are demanding. Estimated delivery dates - opens in a new window or tab include seller's handling time, origin zip code, destination zip code and time of acceptance and will depend on shipping service selected and receipt of cleared payment - opens in a new window or tab. Perfection is a state, variously, of completeness, flawlessness, or supreme excellence the term is used to designate a range of diverse, if often kindred, conceptsthese have historically been addressed in a number of discrete disciplines, notably mathematics, physics, chemistry, ethics, aesthetics, ontology, and theology.
Self-abuse and self-doubt are the enemies of people who are trying to live a sober life the more you believe that you can't live up to your own standards of perfection, the more you set yourself up for a possible relapse. Seeking perfection at a particular task might be achievable, and certainly a student can strive to attain a perfect grade or you can try to accomplish a perfect execution of something you can hope to bowl 300 or produce a perfect report at work. In one way or another, they symbolize the fourfold work faced by every aspirant engaged on the human journey towards self-transformation couched in the language of myth and allegory, these four labors may be given many interpretations, but they point clearly to the nature of the inner work we have before us. Love perfected, life divine, written by swami kriyananda in the last year of his life, addresses one of the most misunderstood dimensions of the spiritual life — soul mates: the principle that every soul has.