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.ellesse Mens Julian Slides White Black Coolloog Men Women Water Shoes Multifunctional Quick-Dry Barefoot Beach Swim Shoes for with Drainage Holes Pineapple-green , Danner Men s Kinetic 6 Inch GTX Law Enforcement Boot Black , Caterpillar Men s James 6" Boot Breech Very Fine Ballroom Latin Tango Salsa Dance Shoes for Women SERA6030 3-Inch Heel + Foldable Brush Bundle Starbay The Bay Women s Slip On Athletic Aqua Socks Water Shoes 2907-1 Red Breckelle s Georgia 75 Women Military Lace Up Knee High Combat Boots Black , SOREL Women s Tofino Ii Red Element/Black Lucchese Bootmaker Women s Cassidy-Tan Mad Dog Goat Riding Boot Tan Burnish FRYE Women s Billy Harness-SFGSPU Western Boot Turquoise/Multi , Funtasma Women s Gogo150/Wpu Boot White Stripe Polyurethane , New! Women s OTK Floral Embroidered Thigh High Low Heel Boots Charcoal Stretchy Ffaux Suede Leatherette BESTON GF58 Women s Drawstring Inside Zip Block Heel Snug Fit Thigh High Boots Black , NIKE Men s Trainerendor 11 Ankle-High Skateboarding Shoe COOL GREY/BLACK-WHITE-VOLT , Under Armour Women s Micro G Limitless 2 Team Training Shoe Steel/Black/White , Inov-8 Women s F-Lite 240 (S) Cross-Training Shoe Raven/Blue ECCO Women s Hobart Buckle Boot Mink , SAS Women s Classic Slip on Mocha , CLARKS Women s Kinzie Willow Flat Aubergine IDIFU Women s Dressy High Block Heels Faux Suede Knee High Boots Long Wedding Booties Black Skechers BOBS from Women s Bobs Plush-Breeds Ballet Flat Taupe - Pitty Love , Diadora Men s N92 Skate Shoe Colonel Blue PUMA Mens B.O.G Sock Snake Puma Black/Puma Black , adidas Bankment Evolution Men s Shoes White Sebago Women s Spinnaker Oxford Red/White Striped Keds Womens Champion Pineapple Chambray Gray Vans Men s Slip-on(Tm) Core Classics Black/Black , Sesto Meucci Womens Dirce Beige Old West , Vans Authentic Skate Shoe (Black Sole) Sedona Sage (6.5 Mens 8.0 Womens) - , Vans Unisex Old Skool Classic Skate Shoes Black ,
“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
Contact us at info@EmotionalCompetency.com
The content of these web pages is
copyright © 2005-2015 by
Leland R. Beaumont
All rights reserved.
EmotionalCompetency.com © 2005-2015 by Leland R. Beaumont. Explore the Logic of Passion.