Mel Parkinson

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365 Great Quotes for 2017 (Inspiring Words for the New Year)

There are more than 500 "quote-a-day" books for sale on Amazon right now, but we're giving them to you for free. Happy New Year!<p>(Note: This is last year's list. Looking for inspirational quotes for 2018? Check out our updated compendium of the best 2018 inspirational quotes, here.)<p>A year ago, we …

Motivation

Why You Can't 'Self-Help' Your Way To Happiness

Thirty years ago, I went to see a very old and highly revered Chinese doctor. One of the first things he said to me was, "I don't deal with disease; I deal with health."<p>In Western culture, self-help is often talked about as though it offers cures to what is inherently wrong with you. But if we take …

"I wanted to climb out of my skin”: what it’s like to live with severe anxiety - BBC Three

Lucy Hancock6 June 2016<p>“Something weird was happening in my guts. I was convinced I was going to detonate there on my stool… like I would crack down the middle, skull to pelvis, like an egg… I wanted to climb out of my skin like a pair of trousers.<p>“'You’re going to die… this is it.'”<p>“'Your clothes …

Churches Could Fill Their Pews With Millennials If They Just Did This

Recently, I returned for a few weeks to the church where I was baptized in an earnest attempt to put my Christian faith into some kind of measurable practice. It is a progressive, congregational church perfectly at home in my ocean-blue hometown. The nave was old-fashioned, with uncomfortable …

10 Habits That Can Unlock Your Inner Awesomeness

Here's a list of 10 habits that could take your life into the stratosphere of greatness.<p><i>What habits have changed people’s lives? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, founder of www.CEOLifestyle.io, on Quora:</b><p>When I was 17, I was fired from my job as a …

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