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.Rocket Dog Women s Kelton Austin Pu Huarache Sandal White , Rocky Men s S2V Work Boot Coyote Brown , ADAHOP Women s Men s Kids Quick-Dry Water Sports Shoes Barefoot Aqua Yoga Socks Black Linodes Women s Lace up Jazz Shoe FRYE Women s Melissa Button Boot Cognac Washed Antique Pull-up-77172 , UGG Women s Isley Waterproof Winter Boot Port , SoftWalk Women s Del Rey Mule Red , Crocs Unisex Classic Clog Parrot Green The SAK Women s Rhythm Rain Boot Navy Spirit Desert , BEARPAW Women s Lauren Winter Boot Hickory , Dansko Women s Shaina Clog Black Tumbled Pull Up , 275 Central 784 Womens Italian Leather Mule Pink YDN Women Stacked Low Heel Mules Slide on Closed Toe Clogs Block Casual Slippers Shoes Navy , Dr. Scholl s Original Collection Women s Flight Slide Sandal Molten Pewter/white Bottom , NIKE Men s Air Max Full Ride TR Training Shoe White Alegria Women s Kayla Clog Black Nappa Sanita Women s Aero-Motion Mule Turquoise , Jessica Simpson Women s Bressy Fashion Boot Really Grey , Mila Lady DANA03 Embossed Print Synthetic PU Women s Ballerina Flat Shoes White , Skechers Men s Go Golf Drive 2 Lx Walking Shoe Charcoal/Navy RF ROOM OF FASHION Women s Lace Up Ankle Mid Calf Artic Warm Fur Lined Water Resistant Eskimo Snow Boots Beige , Under Armour Men s Banshee Mid MC White (100)/Metallic Silver , PUMA Women s Monolite Cat Woven Golf Shoe Sunny Lime/Sunny Lime Trotters Women s Americana Flat Taupe/Tan dexflex Comfort Women s Claire Scrunch Flat Nude Mordenmiss Women s Fall New Flat Flower Pattern Shoes Style 1-gray , Supra Scissor Skate Shoe Bone-white Vans VEE3NVY Unisex Authentic Shoes Black White Globe Motley Mid Skate Shoe Brown/Tobacco Native Unisex Apollo Moc Fashion Sneaker. Jiffy Black/Shell White/Natural Rubber ,
“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.