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.Rocky Men s S2V Work Boot Sage Knapp Men s 6 Steel Toe Leather, Rubber Work Boots Brown , OUYAJI Mens Womens Comfortable Water Shoes Barefoot Quick Dry Beach Playing Boating Underwater Swimming Yoga Shoes Black&white Mens Womens Water Shoes Quick Dry Barefoot for Swim Diving Surf Aqua Sports Pool Beach Walking Yoga Black/Gray CAPEZIO Womens cambre (1128W) -Petal Pink Hush Puppies Women s Aydin Catelyn Boot Dark Olive Suede Woolrich Women s Whitecap Knit Mule Slip On Slipper Charcoal Snowshoe Mostrin Women Motorcycle High Heels Punk Buckle Rivet Strap Combat Military Mid Calf Boots Black , ASICS JB Elite All I See Is Gold 2 Pack Mens Wrestling Shoe Red , Under Armour Women s Micro G Press Rhino Grey Superga Women s 2750 Cotu Sneaker Pink/Multi Alegria Women s Belle Mary Jane Flat Pewter Mosaic , adidas Men s Tour360 X Golf Shoes White/Core Black/Power Green , LifeStride Women s Maintain Flat Stone Ivanka Trump Women s Elise Ballet Flat Gold , Trotters Women s Harlowe Ballet Flat Off White Pleaser Women s Dagger-2064 Knee-High Boot Black Patent FootJoy Women s Enjoy Golf Shoes Grey Mist , Roxy Women s Flamenco Lace up Shoe Flat Navy/White Gola Men s Equipe Suede Fashion Sneaker Navy/Navy , Giro Empire VR90 Arte Sempre Cycling Shoe - Men s Dark Shadow Reflective Diadora Unisex Intrepid NYL Black , Sam Edelman Women s Dahl Oxford Black/White Houndstooth ED Ellen DeGeneres Womens Lilliane2 Dark Silver/Black Glimmer Suede/Eco Kid Suede , Vans Herren Authentic Core Classic Sneakers (Gum Bumper) True White/True White adidas Kids Superstar Sneaker Ftwwi-t/Cblac/Ftwwht , Vans Unisex Old Skool Classic Skate Shoes (Canvas) Black/True White , NIKE Men s Blazer Low Skate Shoe Negro Supra Women s Skytop Sneaker White Oil Slick Vans Classic Era Pop Black Blue Womens Trainers Black/Pagoda Blue
“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.