clarym29once againWed May 30, 2012 19:38126.96.36.199In reality, there is not really any bad or good things. Bad and good are labels. And we cannot know the extent of whatever happens or what the ripples of that thing really is or isn't. I find it best for myself if I can simply accept what is and move on. If there is a lesson in something then I hope I learn it. Other than that accepting what is allows me to not be attached to any particular outcome and to go with the flow, sort of speaking. But I must admit that I really do like that Russian Jewish saying--I like it quite a bit.
- There is a Russian/Jewish parable ... Baruch, Wed May 30 19:23One bad thing leads to another ... but in the end it is revealed that all these bad things, are good. It is my hope that G-d is a Russian Jew ;-) Shalom
- once again clarym29, Wed May 30 19:38
- Accepting what is but moving on ... Baruch, Wed May 30 21:31is what I mean by realism. To me idealism is the inability to do that, because reality is either too negative or not positive enough to suite us. On the negative side, we tend to become an armadillo... more