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A Letter to My Future Children (Do NOT Open Until You’re 18)

Dear Future Children: Now that you're 18, it's time we started being honest with each other. This is as honest as your dad can possibly be.

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How I’ve Read a Book a Week For the Last 5 Years

I recently realized that I’d been reading a book every week now for about 5 years straight. Here's how:

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Work Should Be Like Sex: Finding Meaning and Engagement in Our Work

Work: Would you rather drown or have sex? In his book, Happier, Tal Ben-Shahar has two models of...

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How To Follow Your Bliss [VIDEO]

How To Follow Your Bliss “Follow your bliss and don’t be afraid, and doors will open where you...

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The Quick, 12-Step Guide to Quitting That F––––––– Job You Hate

If you have even an inkling of dislike towards your job, this post will feel so damn relevant.

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Got Eudaimonia?

Daniel Kahneman found out that most researchers fucked up happiness research because people respond to the 'Are you happy?' question in two different ways. The question could either mean 'Are you...

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How to Avoid The Negative Pull of Behavioral Gravity

Learn the physics of behavior and how to avoid the negative gravitational pull of disempowering situations.

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The Love Mindset: Why Self Love Can Turn Your Inner Enemy Into A Lifelong Friend

This is an excerpt of the The Love Mindset (An Unconventional Guide to Healing and Happiness)...

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Wireheading: The Conundrum of Uber-Hedonism & Simulated Bliss

Imagine, for one second, the ultimate bliss. Ecstasy + that first kiss + the climax of your favorite song + winning the lottery + your best orgasm ever * 1,000,000,000. Pleasure so fantastic...

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7 Zen Stories That Might Just Give You a Glimpse of Enlightenment

Whether you're new to Zen or a devotee, these stories will be funny, interesting, and instructive.

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The 10% Rule: How to Read More Than 42+ Books a Year

Reading is bar-none, the best habit you can develop. In this article you'll learn a simple trick to read more books, much faster, with less effort.

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How *Your* Spiritual Growth Is Shaping Human Evolution

How you engage in self-development will ultimately shape the future of the human race.

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Amazing Artist Goes Dumpster Diving, Builds Homes for the Homeless

Here you see Artis Gregory Kloehn going dumpster diving. Instead of selling his art and trying to...

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8 TEDtalks That Will Change Your Life Forever

1. Juan Enriquez: Will our kids be a different species? Juan asks in this compelling TEDtalk 'can we upgrade ourselves?' His answer immediately puts humankind in perspective. So far, there have...

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