The five jewels of wisdom are a fundamental part of the path of awakening and the way of enlightenment.
They provide a source of inspiration for people to draw upon and benefit from. You are not asked to believe,
but rather to discover for yourself the truths outlined in these jewels of wisdom and how they can transform
This teaching is essentially a spiritual cleansing as the five jewels (karma, harmlessness, desire, love and
freedom), when internalise, can take one rapidly to the threshold of spiritual awakening....
The best thing you can spend on your children is time. Wisdom is knowing what to do next, virtue is doing it.
"Man is made or unmade by himself ... In the armony of thought he forges we apons by which he destroys himself, Man is made or unmade by himself...
The Wisdom of Love strives to challenge the discrepancy between the way source texts relate to love and the way they are perceived to do so, introducing readers to the extensive, profound, and significant treatment of love in the Jewish canon. This is a book about love, not its repression; it is an opportunity to study the wisdom of
Over the centuries, perhaps since the beginning of human con-
sciousness, the greatest, wisest beings have sought to operate effec-
tively and joyously, day to day, in a chaotic world while exploring the
underlying reason for being and the essential nature of our existence.
Wisdom traditions are found in all cultures and are compatible with
any religion. Many believe that these wisdom teachings are really the
foundation and source of the world’s religions and philosophies.
The Zohar: annotations to the Ashlag Commentary elucidates Kabbalah’s primary source of wisdom-The Book of Zohar (The Book of Radiance). This is a book to read with patience, contemplating each sentence as one unveils its meanings. As the text covers its theme-the revelation of the Creator-from many different angles, it allows us to find the phrases or words that will carry us into the depths of this profound and timeless wisdom.
We demonstrate an information credibility analysis system called WISDOM. The purpose of WISDOM is to evaluate the credibility of information available on the Web from multiple viewpoints. WISDOM considers the following to be the source of information credibility: information contents, information senders, and information appearances. We aim at analyzing and organizing these measures on the basis of semantics-oriented natural language processing (NLP) techniques.
Here are my favorite quotes. These insights can inspire us to awaken and see the world differently, with new possibilities open to us...
“Take time to work - it is the price of success Take time to think - it is the source of power Take time to play - it is the secret of perpetual youth Take time to read - it is the fountain of wisdom Take time to be friendly - it is the road to happiness Take time to love and be loved - it is the nourishment of the soul Take time to share - it...
This tutorial assumes no previous knowledge of scripting or programming, but progresses rapidly toward an intermediate/advanced level of instruction . . . all the while sneaking in little nuggets of UNIX® wisdom and lore. It serves as a textbook, a manual for self-study, and as a reference and source of knowledge on shell scripting techniques. The exercises and heavily-commented examples invite active reader participation, under the premise that the only way to really learn scripting is to write scripts....
The Wiley Concise Guides to Mental Health are designed to provide mental
health professionals with easily accessible overview of what is currently
known about the nature and treatment of psychological disorders. Each
book in the series delineates the origins, manifestations, and course of a commonly
occurring disorder and discusses effective procedures for its treatment.
The authors of the Concise Guides draw on relevant research as well as their clinical
expertise to ground their text both in empirical findings and in wisdom
gleaned from practical experience.
As business leaders look for the best places to locate operations, raise capital, and source talent and ideas, prudence demands that they invest wisely throughout the world. To be successful with their geographic strategy, however, they must build a portfolio that reflects a sophisticated understanding of five underlying fundamentals. Successful investors recognize the wisdom of holding a diversified portfolio. The approach isn’t failsafe—the recent downturn destroyed value across the board—but it’s usually a sensible way to earn stable returns while limiting risk.
Pompeii, in the region of Campania, retained its Greek culture and character after
becoming a Roman colony in 80 BC. The Romans considered Greece a source of
culture, beauty, and wisdom, and knowledge of Greek culture was a status symbol
that signaled refinement and education. Greek influence pervaded the decor of
Roman residences around the Bay of Naples and was reflected in the works of art
both acquired and emulated by Roman patrons. Some Romans, when on vacation,
even wore Greek dress—such as a chiton for men or a peplos for women—rather
than the standard toga of the day....