Self-knowing


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Self`-know´ing


a.1.Knowing one's self, or one's own character, powers, and limitations.
2.Knowing of itself, without help from another.
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Through stories from her life and advice columns, plus insights, writing prompts, coaching, and cheerleading, Rosenau walks the walk towards self-knowing with you.
In this way, spirit is now self-knowing spirit; with this insight, Hegel recalls the moment of mutual and reciprocal forgiveness:
Leadership presence is defined by four behaviors: being present, connection, expressing and self-knowing. Connection is by far the behavior that makes the greatest impact on people.
There are many roads that lead to self-knowing. We may or may not be able to go to ashrams, or centers, or find our way to nature.
Its nature is self-illuminating, self-knowing, and immutable (eternal and absolute).
At the centre of the African search for self-knowing are six core concerns and demands: complete African self-rule, self-regeneration, self-understanding, self-definition, self-knowing, and self-articulation of African issues after centuries of domination and silencing.
Her investigation models a deep self-knowing that owns and ultimately frees her to be who she is in the world.
The "historical Arvin"--the self-knowing figure whose legacy survives through his writings--like the rest of us, understood only so much about himself, and he revealed even less.
"It just takes such a huge amount of internal strength and self-knowing to face that choice, to make that choice and then bring along all the people that love you and are going to miss you," Jensen said.
Hipsterism has become a focus for ridicule; with its careful and yet rough-around-the-edges, self-knowing design-style appropriated by big business and marketers keeping up with latest voguish fashion trends and an excuse to come up with ways to charge more for stuff.
If Hollywood, for example, serves them a winky, ironic, self-knowing billboard for the movie The Expendables, they will crudely remix it as "The Deplorables," adding the heads of Donald Trump, Milo Yiannopoulos, and the ultimate shitpost mascot, Pepe the Frog, himself randomly repurposed from Matt Furie's charming comic strip Boy's Club.
I can't--nor should I--dismiss the glories of living with Kay in the flesh: her beauty, her radiant smile, her self-knowing and consciousness of the other, her magical way with children--including our own five sons--her alertness and insights that stunned me into silent awe.