Being Vs Doing

So true!

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“I am a human being, not a human doing.”

– Dr. Wayne Dyer

I came across this quote at some point in the past, and it’s always stuck with me.

As I’ve learned about mindfulness and practiced it for a few years now, I’ve gathered that there are two main modes of living. They are “doing” and “being.”

Most of us live in a culture that is all about achieving, concerned with getting things done and moving onto the next. It’s typically rewarded with raises, promotions, and material gain. And, this is where most of us find ourselves – the “doing” mode.

We also have minds that automatically judge every bit of incoming information. What happens is that, in this automatic judgment, we end up noticing that there is a gap between what we have and what we do not. This gap creates a load of…

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About Charol Messenger

An award-winning spiritual author, futurist and visionary since 1975, Charol Messenger has received 11 awards on seven titles. In addition to news items, the posts are excerpts from award-winning and upcoming books on practical spirituality, awakening to soul consciousness and innate wisdom, living Higher Self conscious, meditation, angels, psychic phenomena and psychic development, and our evolving human species (including our origin and destiny). Three books won INTERNATIONAL Book Excellence Awards Oct. 2016: 1ST PLACE, YOU 2.0 (personal growth). 2ND PLACE, HUMANITY 2.0 (spirituality, sole Finalist, 4th award). 2ND PLACE, THE POWER OF COURAGE (new nonfiction, memoir, 2nd award). NATIONAL FINALISTS — 2015: THE POWER OF COURAGE (women’s issues), INTUITION FOR EVERY DAY (new age nonfiction), THE SOUL PATH (spirituality; also 12 chapters in Pathways magazine, Denver CO, pre-pub title Petals of Self-Discovery), all USA Best Book Awards. 2012: HUMANITY 2.0 (new age nonfiction, USA Best), HUMANITY 2.0 (spirituality, CIPA Evvy), WINGS OF LIGHT (spirituality, CIPA Evvy; also 6 chapters in Spirit Quest magazine, Denver CO). 2005: I’M DANCING AS FAST AS I CAN (memoir, USA Best). 2001: 3RD PLACE, HUMANITY 2.0 (CIPA Evvy, first edition titled The New Humanity, now Vol. I). Charol's Higher Self writing began with a spontaneous mystical awakening to cosmic consciousness in 1975. She was certified in 1983 as a Clear Conscious Channel of the Spiritual Hierarchy by the Tibetan Foundation; and in 1992 certified as a Lightworker by nationally renowned clairvoyant-lightworker Linda Schiller-Hanna. Since 1975, Charol has given over 21,000 personal readings as a Higher Self Clairvoyant. She is also a professional freelance book editor (over 192 books since 1994; nonfiction, fiction). She lives in Colorado with her spunky Yorkie. A messenger of angels, her oversoul and the Universal I Am Consciousness (Universal Mind), Charol writes on The New Humanity, which is now. All materials posted are copyright Charol Messenger. Reader: “Wow! I am inspired by your vision…. You are have a strong voice. The only thing to do in an age of darkness is to ‘Let your light shine!’ You shine true.” – Pamela Moresby Also blogging at: https://niume.com/drafts/250103
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3 Responses to Being Vs Doing

  1. kayla says:

    Thank you for the reblog, Cherol! 🙂 Many blessings to you!

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    • You’re most welcome, Kayla! – Charol (“Carol”)
      I’m still refining The New Humans: Second Genesis. I anticipate pre-pub reading copy mid to end April. When preface and introduction etc. are completed (and TOC), I’ll be posting those. Meanwhile, an excerpt here and there.

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