7 March

Daniel Goleman (12.2) born March 7, 1946, author, psychologist, and science journalist. His 1995 book, Emotional Intelligence was on The New York Times bestseller. He has written books on topics including self-deception, creativity, transparency, meditation, social and emotional learning, ecoliteracy and the ecological crisis, and the Dalai Lama’s vision for the future.

The emotional brain responds to an event more quickly than the thinking brain.
Mindful meditation has been discovered to foster the ability to inhibit those very quick emotional impulses.
People tend to become more emotionally intelligent as they age and mature.
I would say that IQ is the strongest predictor of which field you can get into and hold a job in, whether you can be an accountant, lawyer or nurse, for example.

Baldassare Peruzzi (12.3) Italian architect and painter (Siena, Italy 7 March 1481 – 6 January 1536)

Guillaume du Vair (12.10) French writer (Paris, 7 March 1556 – Tonneins, 3 August 1621)

Tomaso Antonio Vitali  (12.11) Italian composer and violinist   (March 7, 1663 – May 9, 1745)

Rob  Roy  (12.10) Scottish folk hero (baptised 7 March 1671 – 28 December 1734)

Ewald Christian von Kleist  (12.1) German poet (Zeblin, March 7, 1715 – August 24, 1759)

Nicéphore Niépce  (12.6) French inventor of photography (Chalon Sur Saone, March 7, 1765 – July 5, 1833)

Alessandro Manzoni (12.10) Sun Pisces, Moon Capricorn, Italian writer   (Milan, 7 March 1785 – 22 May 1873)

Piet Mondriaan (12.11) Dutch painter (Netherlands, March 7, 1872 – February 1, 1944),

Maurice Ravel (12.12.8) Sun Pisces, Moon Pisces, Sun Scorpio, French composer  (Ciboure, Frances, March 7, 1875 – December 28, 1937)

Anna Magnani (12.2.4) Sun Pisces, Moon Taurus, Ascendant Cancer, Italian actress (Rome, 7 March 1908 – 26 September 1973)

Filippo Juvarra Italian architect   (March 7, 1678 – January 31, 1736)


ACIM: 66. My happiness and my function are one.

Saints:  Saints Perpetua and Felicity, martyrs – Memorial.

Gospel of Thomas: (58) Jesus said, “Blessed is the man who has suffered and found life.”

Concise Epitome: 7.5 The success of the Game caused a reckless increase of solicitation for darkness. Soon the reservoirs risked running out of darkness. (L’apoteosi del Gioco determinò una subitanea e vertiginosa crescenza nell’istanza di buio, tanto che, col fluire del tempo, gli accantonamenti dei depositi principiarono a esaurirsi).