Explore the Logic of Passion
Developing the essential social skills to recognize, interpret, and
respond constructively to emotions in yourself and others.
But passion has logic. Emotions obey their own peculiar rules that we can study, understand, listen to, learn from, master, and even enjoy. How well can you interpret what your emotions are telling you? The purpose of these web pages
How successfully do you respond to emotions in yourself and others? Improving your emotional competency can provide important benefits throughout many aspects of your life. It can increase the satisfaction you have with relationships while it increases your gratification and contentment with the many simple events in your life. It can give you greater insight and help you better understand the motives and actions of yourself and others. You can free yourself from anger, hate, resentment, vengeance, and other destructive emotions that cause hurt and pain. This will reduce much of the stress in your life. You can feel relief and enjoy greater peace-of-mind, autonomy, intimacy, dignity, passion, and wisdom as you engage more deeply with others. Increasing your tolerance and compassion can lead to an authentic optimism and a well-founded confidence, based on your better understanding and interpretation of what-is.
Passion + Reason = Constructive Action. This is the essence of emotional competency.
As your emotional competency increases, you may experience a variety of positive transformations in your life. Destructive behavior patterns of the past may transform into more constructive behavior as you begin to solve the mysterious puzzle of human interactions and gain a quiet and confident understanding of them. Anxiety may yield to more peaceful, tranquil, and contented feelings as your understanding increases. You may become less isolated as you learn authentic expression and become more engaged with others you now enjoy relating to. You may feel more confident and powerful, and less confused, frustrated, and powerless. Overall you can transform from confused to confident; from clueless to comprehending and enlightened, from fragmented to coherent, from shallow to deep, from cold to passionate, and from oppressed to liberated as you become your authentic self.
A study guide provides a guided tour through the pages of this website.
We hope this information helps increase your emotional competency, enhances your life experience, and contributes to your humanity. Please visit our Emotional Competency group on facebook. We welcome your comments on this work in progress, and invite you to consider these quotations:
“Resentment is like taking poison and hoping the other person dies.” ~ St. Augustine
“He who establishes his argument by noise and command shows that his reason is weak.” ~ Michel de Montaigne
“Unexpressed feelings of appreciation and commendation are like undelivered letters.” ~ Michael Josephson
“Lasting peace will come only from a profound understanding of violence.” ~ Leland R. Beaumont
“Treat others as you want to be treated.” ~ The Golden Rule, paraphrased from a wide variety of sources.ABClothing Water Shoes, Lover Match Water Shoes Barefoot Dry Aqua Shoes Iceberg Timberland Men s Six-Inch Basic Boot Black Georgia Boot Men s Georgia Giant Work Boot Work Shoe Soggy Brown Womens Mens Water Shoes Quick-Dry Aqua Slip on Sports Beach Swim Dive Surf Yoga Shoes B2-yellow , Womens Mens Barefoot Water Skin Shoes Aqua Socks For Beach Swim Surf Yoga Exercise Sports #0014 Rose Red , Dr. Martens Men s Saxon 939 Boot Dark Brown , Minishion QJ6232 Women s Buckle Suede Ballroom Latin Salsa Tango Dance Shoes , Pleaser Women s Bej3019rsf-7/Bpu/Srs Boot , Capezio Women s H03 Half-Sole Sandasol TTdancewear Women Rhinestone Latin Salsa Performance Dance Shoes Ballroom Dance Shoes Demonia By Pleaser Women s Bear-202 Boot Black Polyurethane Women s Fur Mid-Calf 4 Buttons Faux Soft Snow Winter Flat Boot Shoes New Tan-03 , MCICI Unisex Garden Clogs Shoes Mesh Slippers Womens Mens Beach Footwear Water Sandals Summer Gray Rockport Men s Elkhart Snow Boot Dark Brown/Black Steve Madden Women s Isaac Harness Boot Black Leather O-NINE Casual Dress Shoes Drving Laceup Shoes Beige Black Brown Gray Navy Red Camel Camo Yoms1300navyst PF Flyers Windjammer Slip-On Red Neoprene/Nylon , Nike Womens Free Transform Flyknit Squadron Blue Green Glow White 402 Michael Antonio Women s Mannie Western Boot Black Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Hi Black Monochrome , AmoonyFashion Womens Closed Round Toe High Heels Rubber Velvet?Lining Solid Boots with Changeable Black , Pour La Victoire Women s Cassie Over The Knee Boot Anthracite , Chippewa Men s 11" Steel Toe 27863 Engineer Boot Black Naturalizer Women s Brittany Ballet Flat Platina , Journee Collection Womens Regular Sized, Wide-Calf and Extra Wide-Calf Studded Knee-High Riding Boot Brown Aerosoles Women s Traveler Flat Black/White/Multi , Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Ox Charcoal DC Men s Heathrow Casual Skate Shoe Armor/Oxblood Latasa Women s Faux Leather Lace up Mid Heel Chunky Oxford Light Blue Keds Women s Champion Original Canvas Sneaker White ,
“There are paths of progress other than growth. There can be more to life than more.” ~ Leland R. Beaumont
“Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.” ~
“All of history is the quest for dignity.” ~ Leland R. Beaumont
“Unresolved emotional pain is the great contagion of our time—of all time.” ~ Marc Ian Barasch
“Dignity for all before status for any one.” ~ Leland R. Beaumont
“First-person viewpoint is the fundamental asymmetry of humanity.” ~ Leland R. Beaumont
Passion is the spice of life
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