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19 Great Truths My Grandmother Told Me on Her 90th Birthday

<i>“I have seen and touched and danced and sang and climbed and loved and meditated on a lifetime spent living honestly. Should it all end tonight, I</i> …

Legend of Zelda

All strength comes from repetition

The biggest mistake you can make is to ignore the basics in your profession. This is true no matter what you do, where you live, or who you are.<p>When …

Self-improvement

21 Epigrams Every Man Should Live By | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest article from Ryan Holiday.</i><p>As long as man has been alive, he has been collecting little sayings about how to live. We …

DECODED: Why some people are more creative than others!

Creative people are wired to see the world differently than others, Harvard scientists say. Researchers studying brain scans of people who were asked …

What do you really believe? Take the Truth-Demon Test

Do we <i>really</i> believe everything we say? Are you <i>always</i> trying to establish the truth when you argue? This thought experiment will help answer these …

A philosophy expert explains how journaling can help you solve the problems in your life

We sometimes continue in our well-worn grooves even though they haven't served us for a long time. But then, we wake up and realize that we don't feel good about our lives. We might even realize that we've been unhappy for a long time.<p>When that happens, pay attention. Stop, reflect, process. …

4 Simple Questions to Uncovering Happiness

It's no secret, life is full of 10,000 joys and 10,000 sorrows and the brain is wired in a way where the sorrows are stickier than the joys. This wiring has been reinforced so that we can pay quicker and more focused attention to the potential threats that have come our way in the past and survive. …

8 paradoxical habits of wildly successful people

You know what they say about opinions — everybody has one. If you want to see that truth in action, just Google “characteristics of successful …

Self-improvement

I Spent 15 Years Studying Why People Hate Their Jobs. This Is the Top Reason Why

Here's the biggest reason people choose unfulfilling careers.<p>Finding a career path that makes us feel satisfied and successful isn't easy. It's not something they teach us in school, which makes the journey that much more challenging.<p>For the past 15 years, I've been devoted to studying the deep …

Study Skills

4 Nighttime Habits That Will Keep You More Rested, Motivated, and Productive (and They Only Take 5 Minutes)

Neglecting your nighttime habits leaves a lot of success and growth on the table.<p>You've had a long and hopefully productive day. You're ready to unwind and relax until you fall asleep at some point.<p>However, doing that is leaving a lot of potential growth on the table, along with quality sleep. …

nighttime

3 Genius Ways to Cultivate a Creative Mindset

The mind is naturally creative. Find out how you can discover your next big idea.<p>In the beginning stages of our business, there was a lot of time and space to generate new ideas on how to make it grow. After our business framework and systems were established and the profits started to climb, we …

Creativity

A psychotherapist shares the 7 things successful people do every night

How you spend your night can have a huge impact on the day that follows.<p>Do you spend your time ruminating over issues? Or maybe you stress over something that didn't quite go right during the day. There's no doubt: How you think affects how you feel.<p>This is particularly important at night, as you …

6 Master Keys to a Better You

Becoming a better version of ourselves is one of the reasons that we are born on this planet. We are the only species on the planet who can think and …

Conquer With Confidence: How Belief in Yourself Will Convince Everyone Else

You are your toughest sell. Once you believe, everyone else will too.<p>You've worked hard. You feel like you've been preparing for this your whole life. And now you're ready.<p>Except...you're not.<p>As nervousness sets in, your feet get chilly. Palms sweaty. "Am I really as ready as I thought?" you ask …

Self-improvement

25 Valuable Quotes to Remember When You Feel Like You've Failed

Others have failed like you. And like them, you'll grow and still succeed.<p>When a little kid falls on their face, they might cry for a few seconds. But what do they do afterward? They don't just stay in the dirt. They get up and bounce back from the failure. You need to show that same resilience any …

Motivation

How Self-Efficacy Changes Your Self-Confidence

An axiom: Setting goals is one of the most necessary steps to effectuating change in your life.<p>As most of us know, though, it is often quite difficult just to take that first step and make the commitment.<p>Why is that? Ask yourself these questions:<p>• Is some particular reason or thing stopping you …

Changing these 4 beliefs will make you surprisingly happy

Traffic upsets you. People upset you. Your job upsets you… Wrong, wrong and wrong.<p>Actually, none of those things upset you. Your beliefs about them …

Self-help

New York in the Snow Photography Series

French photographer Franck Bohbot, whose work needs no introduction, lives in New-York and captures moments of daily and mundane life in the city …

Photography

The Task Is Being You

The Buddha had a prescription to end suffering—the eightfold path. But can the Western tradition of psychotherapy build upon these essential steps?<p>In</i> …

10 Things All Inspirational People Immediately Stop Doing (to Discover Genuine Happiness)

Meaningful life changes start with letting go of what's not serving you.<p>Be honest with yourself.<p>You are the problem--the one creating your own suffering. You--the voice in your head reading this, thinking about past experiences, and dreaming of the future--are the only one responsible for your …

Self-help

4 Ways of Choosing Happiness from Within

<i>What makes you happy?</i><p>Reflect on what you’ve done today. <i>What do your behaviors say about your approach to happiness?</i><p>These are the question I usually …

Happiness

Only 1 Percent of People Manage to Avoid These 7 Common Life Mistakes

These are the biggest traps that will hold you back from happiness.<p><i>What is life's biggest "trap" people fall into? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Dandan Zhu, Top Billing</b> …

Housing Market

What's In Your Mind?

<b>What's in your mind?</b><p><b>The Practice: Be mindful of good.</b><p><i>Why?</i><p>It's kind of amazing: right now, what you think and feel, enjoy and suffer, is changing your …

Mindfulness

4 Powerful Lessons You Gradually Learn as You Let Go of the Past

If somebody is working on themselves and changing for the better, it’s unnecessary to keep bringing up their past. People can change and grow. You …

Boats