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.Sam Edelman Women s Gala Slide Sandal Saddle Atanado Leather FTXJ Unisex Men Women Kids Skin Water Shoes Barefoot Aqua Socks for Beach Swim Surfing Diving Yoga Gray , Eclimb Men s Pull-On Water Shoes Lightweight Wading Shoes Brown , AQURUN Amazing Superb Quality Ultra Light Stylish Water Shoe Silver , Belleville 650 Waterproof Steel Toe Sage Green The Wave - Mens Aqua Shoe Black / White , Adtec 9" Lacer Men s Boot Chestnut , Smoky Mountain Toddler-Boys Muskogee Roper Western Boot Round Toe - 3024T Brown , Danner Men s Mountain 600 Hiking Boot Black Giotto Kids Swim Water Shoes Quick Dry Non-Slip for Boys & Girls A4-green , SOREL Women s Joan Short Rain Boot Burnt Henna , Muck Boot Company Women s Arctic Weekend Boot Black/Maroon , WOOD N STREAM Men s Gunner 8" Insulated Hunting Shoes Realtree Extra , Toe Warmers Women Boots Summit Black/Black MUK LUKS Women s Felicity Fashion Boot Grey Blundstone Super 550 Series Boot Steel Grey Laredo Women s Kelli Western Boot Copper SOREL Womens Nadia Mule Leather Casual Boot Black Brinley Co Womens Siro Faux Suede Regular and Wide Calf Faux Lace-up Over-The-Knee Boots Black , Mofri Women s Sexy Faux Suede Drawstring Pointed Toe Stiletto High Heel Platform Side Zipper Thigh High Boots Apricot Via Spiga Women s Kennedy Over-The-Knee Boot Dark Taupe Coco Sport Suede , PUMA Women s Rebel Mid WNS FTD Mu Cross-Trainer Shoe Lavendar Lustre-puma Under Armour Men s UA Micro G Limitless Training Shoes Grey Soft Style Hush Puppies Women s Rory Flat Natural Sparkle Linen Merrell Men s Mqm Flex Gore-TEX Old Gold , New Balance Women s Wrt96sn Black Rose , Naturalizer Women s Bell Oxford Navy Vans Authentic Cream/Walnut KEEN Men s Rialto H2, Sandal for The Outdoors Black/Gargoyle adidas Womens Samba W Maroon Suede Maroon/Maroon/Core Burgundy
“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
Mules & Clogs
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.