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.Kenneth Cole New York Women s Osmond Fringe Pom Detail Slide Sandal Blue Denim , NIKE Mens Jordan Superfly Team Slide White/Gym Red/Black Bates Men s Code 6, 4 Inch Lightweight Tactical Boot Black , KEEN Utility Men s Tacoma 8" XT CSA Work Boot Cascade Brown , Vegace 9647 Womens Black Leather Slip Resistant Work Boots Black , Merrell Men s Capra Mid Waterproof Hiking Boot Black/Orange GOMNEAR Mutifunctional Water Swimming Shoes Quick Drying Men Women Barefoot Aqua Surfing Socks Slip-On Walking Lightweight Shoe Blue Butterfly , Skechers Work Women s D Lite Slip Resistant Toliand Composite Toe Shoe Black Skechers Women s Dighton Bricelyn Work Shoe White Women Ladies Girls Kids Canvas Ballet Dance Gymnastics Yoga Shoes , Roymall Women s Satin Latin Dance Shoes Ballroom Salsa Tango Performance Shoes,Model 221 , Laredo Men s Long Haul Boot Black , New Women s Mid-Calf Rubber Rain Boots Navy , Easy Spirit Women s Tunein Mule Grey Pakems Cortina Boot - Women s Brickell White Mountain Women s Topaz Snow Boot Dk Charcoal , SOREL Men s 1964 Pac Nylon-1260-M Cold Weather Boot Nutmeg/Black , Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Seasonal Color Hi Blue , PUMA Men s Mis-Match Suede Ankle-High Fashion Sneaker Dark Shadow/Black/White PUMA Suede Platform Elem Women s Casual Shoes Winetasting /Wine , Skechers Men s Go Golf Blade 2 Golf Shoe Charcoal/Orange Eileen Fisher Women s Marlow Mary Jane Flat Black MICHAEL Michael Kors Women s Fulton Moc Plum , Ryka Women s Divine Cross Training Shoes Navy/Pink Black/Athena Pink/Frost Grey , Vans Unisex Old Skool Classic Skate Shoes Madder Brown/True White Propet Women s Washable Walker Sneaker Sr Indigo DC Men s Anvil TX Skate Shoe Black/Black/Gum Supra Vaider LC Sneaker Amber Gold/White DC Men s Trase TX Unisex Skate Shoe Dark Grey/Black , Vans Unisex Authentic (Liberty) Skate Shoe Rumba Red/Port Royale
“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
Peace on Earth, Goodwill Toward All
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