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.NeedBo Women s Classical Light-Weight II Flip-Flop Yellow CIOR Fantiny Women Quick Drying Aqua Water Shoes Slip-On Athletic Sport Men Sneakers Y.black , FCKEE Water Sports Shoes Barefoot Quick-Dry Aqua Yoga Socks Slip-On for Men Women Kids Bl.sailing Sanyge Breathable Mens Womens Water Shoes Beach Swim Shoes Quick-Dry Aqua Socks Pool Shoes for Surf Yoga Exercise(FBA) Black-silver , Timberland PRO Men s Rigmaster 8" Waterproof Met Work Boot Brown Leaproo Men Women Water Shoes Aqua Socks Barefoot Swim Yoga Surf Shoes for Beach Pool Diving Walking Black/Green Georgia Boot Men s Lacer Work Shoe Barracuda Walnut Men s Mesh Lace-Up Quick Drying Aqua Water Shoes Breathable Lightweight Fashion Walking Shoes Green Timberland White Ledge Men s Waterproof Boot Dark Brown , XIANG GUAN Men’s Outdoor High-Top Waterproof Trekking Hiking Boots Sand Bogs Women s Ramsey Patent Leather Slip Resistant Work Shoe Red , MSMAX Adult Soft Canvas Boots Unisex Dance Flats Black Tin Haul Shoes Women s Entwined Western Boot Multi Children s two - round luminous burst shoes colorful LED light shoes Black Abby 1805-2 Womens Jazz Hip Hop Closed Toe Flat Lace-up Mid Top Modern Square Dance Shoes Under Armour Men s Tanger Waterproof Uniform (225)/Maverick Brown Sfnld Women s Fashion Round Toe Mid Calf Flat Warm Pull On Boots Yellow TDA Women s Ankle Strap Flared Heel Weave Style Satin Salsa Tango Samba Modern Latin Dance Shoes BEARPAW Women s Knit Tall Black/Black , Ariat Women s Round up Wide Square Toe Western Cowboy Boot Yukon Brown BOBS from Skechers Women s Keepsakes High-Nubby Knit Clog Natural , Under Armour Men s UA Charged One Sneaker Black/Sunbleached , ENMAYER Womens Sexy Stiletto High Heels Over the Knee Boots Slip on Party Dress Shoes Green , Naya Women s Fjord Riding Boot Taupe Caterpillar Women s Corrine Casual Boot Fireweed Soft Style Women s Angel II Pump Dark Brown Elegance Nine West Women s Batoka Leather Ballet Flat Navy Diadora Men s B. Original Sneaker Almond Beige , Skechers Sport Women s Microburst Supersonic Fashion Sneaker Black , Supra Vaider LC Sneaker White/Black/White
“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
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