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.LAPG Classic 8 Inch Side Zip Duty Boot Coyote John Deere Men s McRae Ankle Boot Brown/Brown3 , Ariat Men s Sport Ranger Western Boot Roasted Brown , Twisted X Mens Steel Toe Cowboy Work Boot Brown Danner Men s Mountain 600 4.5" Hiking Boot Brown/Red ALEADER Men s Slip-on Athletic Water Shoes Black/Gray , Speedo Men s Surfwalker 3.0 Water Shoe Navy TDA QJ7018 Womens Lace-Up Mesh Salsa Tango Ballroom Latin Wedding Party Dance Shoes Easy Works Women s Magna Health Care Professional Shoe White XYD Ballroom Dance Shoes Wedding Sandals Pumps with Rhinestones Ankle Strap Peep Toe Heels for Women Sky Blue , MVE Shoes Women s Open Toe Strappy Flat SandalslComfort Summer Cork SlidelFlipFlop Brown Nub*b30 , Steve Madden Women s Saffron Mule Camel Nubuck , Hunter Women s Original Tall Rain Boot Dark Olive , N.Y.L.A. Women s Jazz Mule Black MIA Women s Greta Mule Red , Birkenstock Women s Arizona Patent Soft Footbed Sandal Bright White Patent , Call It Spring Women s Dorlee Boot Black Synthetic , PUMA Men s Ignite Limitless Cross-Trainer Shoe Peacoat J. Adams Chunky Heel Stretchy Thigh High Boots - Comfortable Closed Toe Zippered Over The Knee - Trendy Sexy Suede Pointy Round Toe Shoes - Karma by Olive Suede NIKE Womens Metcon 2 PR Pltnm/Ttl Crmsn/Hypr Vlt/PR Training Shoe 5.5 Women US - , Carolbar Women s Fashion Buckles Comfort Casual Zipper Mid Heel Knee High Dress Boots Red adidas Men s Adipure Sp Golf Shoe Core Black/Ftwr White/Silver Met. , Mt. Emey 9205 Women s Extreme-Light Mary Jane Shoes Black , CLARKS Women s Jocolin Myla Flat Navy Perforated Microfiber , Easy Spirit Women s Dellina Espadrille Gold , OluKai Nohea Nubuck - Women s Basalt / Tapa , Vans Unisex Old Skool Classic Skate Shoes Goblin Blue/True White , Vans Slip-on(Tm) Core Classics Black-white (Checker) , DC Men s Tonik TX Sneaker Ox Blood Skechers Women s Dreamstep Esteem Bungee Lace Sneaker Taupe/Natural
“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
Ballet & Dance
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.