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‘Beat Zen, Square Zen, and Zen’: A Timeless 1958 Essay by Alan Watts

“In Buddhism there is no place for using effort. Just be ordinary and nothing special. Eat...

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The True Nature of Happiness

Ultimate happiness is a tricky mistress, always hanging just around the corner with promising smiles and wiles. Or at least it seems this way until you realize that... Happiness does not come from...

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Photographer Ryan Muirhead Talks Depression, Creativity, and What it Means to Be Human

In this intimate interview, photographer Ryan Muirhead tells of his path from being suicidal to finding meaning in art.

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4 Reasons Why You Should Pay Attention to Your Attention

“Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who...

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17 Ways to Achieve Instant Happiness

The first thing to realize is that happiness is in the eye of the beholder. It is not a result of...

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8 Reasons Young Americans Don’t Fight Back: How the US Crushed Youth Resistance

The ruling elite has created social institutions that have subdued young Americans and broken their...

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How We Can (Actually) Change The World – Pt. 2/3

Now that we've identified the problem, we can move on to the solution. But even before speaking of a specific solution, we must discuss the paradigm of change. How does change come about? What is the...

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How to Overcome Perfectionism: Life Lessons from Kubrick to Picasso

Learn creative lessons from Picasso, Kubrick, Spielberg, Woody Allen, and leading psychologists to overcome perfectionism and improve your productivity and wellbeing.

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How to Escape the Rat Race and Live a Radically Free Life

If you dream of a life of no bosses, no schedules, no alarm clocks, and no commutes, you need to read this.

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