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Spirituality: Righteous Gangsta Lean

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If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right. But do not care to convince him. 
Men will believe what they see. Let them see. -Henry David Thoreau


Some people have a heightened Sense of Righteousness. It is not linked to religion or belief. They have a deep sense about right and wrong on most levels. It's certainly not a state of perfection. But it is an innate leaning toward doing what is right, what is logical or best for themselves and for others. 

It's also a deep awareness that thoughts or actions lead to consequences that have a huge effect on our well-being. It is also possible that those who lean toward right-minded behavior are holding a degree of spiritual awareness in a physical world carried over as memories of spiritual life.


As a child I was always afraid of getting in trouble. I never liked being disciplined. Whether it came in the form of a spanking or a discussion, I acutely knew I did not like it one bit! I realized the only way to avoid discipline was…