Category Archives: Sober Coach

Karma

To him who has the means and refuses the needy, God says: “Bear in mind, fortune is a wheel.” Talmud According to Paramhans Swami Maheshwarananda, we produce Karma in four ways:· through thoughts· through words· through actions that we perform ourselves· through actions others do under our instructions When I was growing up in the …

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Awareness

“Sometimes you can see a whole lot just by looking.” Yogi Berra I have quoted Yogi in earlier messages because the simple nature of his comments are so full of wisdom. Earlier in my life I was too busy to just look around and be aware of all the majesty that surrounded me. It did …

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Smiles

“Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.”  Mother Theresa   Over the span of my adult life, I have observed that the majority of our communications are non-verbal. We nod, shrug, lift our eyes, raise our hands, gesture with a movement of …

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Evidence

A wise man proportions his belief to the evidence.  David Hume The word evidence for many addicts evokes memories we wish we did not have. It reminds us of the price we paid for our various addictions. Whether the evidence was legal, financial, academic, professional, work related, weight, sexual or any other, did not matter. …

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Seeming to Be

“Each of us will one day be judged by our standard of life — not by our standard of living; by our measure of giving — not by our measure of wealth; by our simple goodness — not by our seeming greatness.” William Arthur Ward  It is remarkable how many people are caught in the …

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