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This Buddhist Parable Can Ease Your Suffering During a Crisis

A breakup or divorce, the death of a loved one, being diagnosed with a serious illness, or losing your job, all of these crises can cause tremendous …

Spirituality

Relativism’s Not Neutral: The Intolerance of ‘Tolerance’

Imagine if the next time someone says to you, “Don’t be so judgmental,” you gently pushed back and said, “Excuse me. Are you judging me?”<p>Imagine the …

Pope Benedict XVI

Stop Looking for Yourself

A vast array of books and courses are offered on self-development, self-improvement, and self-realization. Millions of self-help books are sold every …

Self-esteem

The Royal Purple of Stoicism

This is a short story that I used to explain Stoicism to my five year old daughter, Poppy.<p>The story of Stoic philosophy begins with a <i>shipwreck</i>. The …

Ancient History

The Most Dangerous Self-Confidence Myth and How to Avoid It

A while back I ran a short survey asking people from all generations and walks of life what they thought was the biggest problem most humans face on …

Self-help

This granular life

That the world is not solid but made up of tiny particles is a very ancient insight. Is it humanity’s greatest idea?<i>By Carlo Rovelli</i>Read at Aeon

Tao Te Ching by Lao Tzu Translated and Explained - Chapter 14

"It returns to non-existence."<p>Tao Te Ching - Chapter 14<p>The Taoist Classic by Lao Tzu<br>Translated and Explained<p>14<p>Look, it cannot be seen,<p>So it is called …

Life-changing lessons from Gautama Buddha That Everyone Should Learn

Whenever you see any depiction of <b>Gautama Buddha</b>, you are not going to see an angry, pressurized posture that seems to be burning with envy or …

9 of history's greatest philosophers reveal the secret to happiness

A well-stocked Netflix queue can go a long way toward pure and utter happiness, but sometimes there's still something missing.<p>For those moments, it …

Anger & Attachment

Where does anger come from? As a person occasionally prone to angry outbursts, I’ve thought a lot about this question. The lesson of Zen practice is …

Why should we act without expectations?

<i>“When somebody asks me what zazen is good for, I say that zazen isn’t good for anything at all. And then some say that in that case they’d rather</i> …

Meditation

Stoicism for the modern entrepreneur: What we can learn from the pioneers of emotional intelligence

Emotional Intelligence

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6 Cognitive Biases That Are Messing Up Your Decision Making

Forewarned is forearmed: The human mind is riddled with dangerous blind spots and illogical shortcuts.<p>Over millions of years of evolution you'd think your brain would have gotten pretty good at thinking. But the truth is natural selection hasn't been nudging our brains to be ever more rational. …

Critical Thinking

The Science Of Great Ideas–How to Train Your Creative Brain

Creativity is a mystery right? Maybe not. Here’s a look at the science of the creative process and how to harness your brain’s power to come up with more great ideas.<p>Ah, ideas. Who doesn’t want more great ideas? I know I do.<p>I usually think about ideas as being magical and hard to produce. I expect …

Creativity

How To Catch Big Moves In The Forex Market » Learn To Trade

How often do you see big moves in the market like we have seen recently, but you never find yourself profiting much from them? How often do you close …

Mind Shift: A Different View of Trading Psychology

One take on trading psychology says that we should control our emotional experience so that we stick to our processes and our discipline.<br>Another take …

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ISPs

5 Powerful Life Lessons From Marcus Aurelius

Aurelius, the ruler of the Roman Empire for almost two decades, was also the author of the immortal "Meditations." "Yet the title," writes Gregory Hays in the introduction, "is one that Marcus himself would surely have rejected. He never thought of himself as a philosopher. He would have claimed to …

10 Irresistible Habits of the Most Likable People

Try out some of these to make your first impression a great one.<p><i>What are the secrets of being likable? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Andrew Lynch, Publishing Manager at Book In A Box, on</b> …

Body Language

Finding Emptiness

“Emptiness which is conceptually liable to be mistaken for sheer nothingness is in fact the reservoir of infinite possibilities.” <br>― <b>D.T. Suzuki</b><p>“Thirty …

Meditation

10 OF OUR FAVOURITE LESSONS FROM ALAN WATTS

Alan Watts died more than 40 years ago, but his teachings are as relevant today as they were decades ago.<p>You’ll find the philosopher, writer and …

An Overlooked Factor in Creating Positive Change

I’ve created more positive changes in the last 11 years than I can count: from health and fitness to mindfulness and happiness; from productivity and …

Happiness

Likeable People

Human interaction is complex, filled with subtleties and nuances that may not be obvious.<p>Why am I always excited to see James yet I try and avoid Mona like the plague? There are those socially intelligent people who we feel comfortable around, as they exude a sense of natural understanding about …

Simplicity And Complexity

I love to explore the connection between ideas and their complex appearances. In Vietnamese culture, things are not usually just as clear as black …

Vietnam

Don’t think too positive

Fantasies about the future have a troubling effect on achieving actual goals. If positive thinking doesn’t work, what does?<i>By Gabriele Oettingen</i>Read …