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.ZZPOHE Summer New Woman Soft bottom middle-aged Sandals Fashion comfortable mother sandals leather large size women39;s shoes 40 Red Wine , Chaco Women s Zvolv X2 Athletic Sandal Dash Black , Northside Kids Brille Lilac/Aqua , HUMTTO Unisex Athletic Water Shoes Man and Women Swim Walking Lake Beach Boating Shoes 1329 Dark Blue TcIFE Kids LED Light up Shoes Flashing Sneakers for Girls Boys Rose-1 Dan Post Men s Raleigh Western Boot Black , WOTTE Men s Mesh Quick Drying Aqua Slip On Water Shoes Breathable Walking Shoes Gray Merrell Moab 2 Mid GTX Walking Boots Black , Danner Men s Mountain 600 4.5" Hiking Boot Black , FLORENCE IISA Mens Womens Water Shoes Quick Dry Barefoot Water Sports Shoes Aqua Socks Unisex Beach Swim Shoes US 4-13.5 Blackgreen , totes Womens Boots Black Z.SUO Women s Leather Harness Mid Calf Boot Horse Brown Abby Womens Sexy Fashion T-bar Latin Modern Tango Cha-cha Custom Heel Peep-toe PU Professional Dance-shoes , Joan & David Collection Women s Indee Sandal Black , Dansko Women s Professional Mule Cobalt Box Easy Soft Women s Clogs (Wide) White , IVAO Unisex Garden Clog Shoes Sandal Quick Drying Gray , Nature Breeze Women s Stretchy Thigh High Boot Grey Pu OUYAJI Garden Clog Shoes Beach Footwear Water bash Womens Summer Slippers Sky Blue3 , New Balance Men s Vazee Qik Cross Trainer Electric Blue/Dark Denim Ajvani Women s High Heel Lace up Military Boots Size Brown Ellie Shoes Women s 821 Chrome Platform Sandal Black/Silver NIKE Men s Air Zoom Prestige Tennis Shoes Green Abyss/Metallic Silver/Blue Force Kenneth Cole REACTION Women s Slip On By Ballet Flat Almond , Mordenmiss Women s Cowhide Glove Shoes Ballet Flat Loafer Gray ASICS Men s Gel-Lyte MT Fashion Sneaker India Ink/india Ink , Vans Era 59 Brown Supra Vaider LC Sneaker Charcoal-white , Supra Mens Skytop III Shoes Brushed Nickel/Flame Supra Shifter Skate Shoes Mens Black Suede/White/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
Peace on Earth, Goodwill Toward All
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