15. Emotion

But the spirit which one desires to see spring up is the Athenian spirit, which finds its satisfaction in ideas and thoughts and beautiful emotions, in mental exploration and artistic expression;and is so absorbed, so intent upon these things that it can afford to let prosperity flow past like a muddy stream.

 

   — Benson, Joyous Gard, Emotion

 

Builders of Joyous Gard: Consider yourself to be in a community of like-minded individuals who desire a life that follows not the winds of prosperity but rather the stream of thoughts and ideas relating to beauty and love. 

 

Days 15-19 Guide

 

Spend the next series of days thinking of your priorities. What is really important in your life? What do you wish to protect? What do you cherish? Significance often times hides behind the veil of activity and prosperity.

 

© 2005, Levi Hill

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