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The Chess Board

I have now described the way I classify allies and foes on the chessboard of life. Today I would like to discuss the Board itself. Far too many disregard strategy in their lives. Most are all too happy to float along in whatever...

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The Chess Pieces

The gathering of knowledge can be a powerful tool. Why are you here at the Force Academy studying? Is it merely social interaction you seek? If so, there are many other chat channels that are available. I hope all here are...

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Three Lessons

This is the account of three lessons which were presented to me during a period of meditation. The Fisherman The first lesson was of the archetype of the Fisherman. The fisherman lured in the fish with sweet bait, so sweet that...

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Aum

The flow of all things is to be born, to live and to die. This flow is eternal, and is reflected in the breath of all creatures, and in the life of all matter, and even all thoughts. Through meditation, we can become one with...

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Living Meditation

The warrior stands in meditation. This is because his meditation is in the moment, not out of it. He is standing at the centre of his life, he is not able sit on the edges of it. He must live. When the moment comes, he must act....

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On Meditation

Meditation is not an escape. It must always be about confronting life, confronting life’s lies and truths. When we meditate, we are searching to understand the whole picture of the force; the unimaginable diversity and...

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On Truth

We are all liars. We lie in every social pretence, in every mitigation of every word. All our ceremonies, all our customs, all our traditions are like coral reefs where dead lie encrusts upon dead lie, which we dust with...

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Mindfullness on the Airfield

I see a mindfulness on the airfield. There are five aircraft and only one small hangar, so every time it’s a big puzzle to get them out, and at the end of the day, in again. After the gliders are ready to go a list has to...

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Overview

Mindfulness is a byword for a number of aspects which, along with meditation and strategy, are a key part of the foundation blocks of the Dark Knight‘s psyche. It means being aware. Aware of yourself, your environment,...

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Following Idols

Men who follow idols rarely get as far as those they follow. People follow people for a number of reasons. A religious leader may be followed by people in search of spirituality, a politician by people who believe in a...

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