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Consolations from the Forest: Life-Altering Wisdom from Six Months Alone in a Siberian Cabin

"In Paris I never dwelled much on my state of mind. Life wasn’t conducive to tracking the seismographic data of the soul..."

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Social Media is Distorting Your Creative Vision, and You Don’t Even Know It

Social media is an incredible tool for seeing sharing your work. But did you ever think the allure of facebook likes might be ruining your creative vision?

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The Quest for Autonomy: Nobody Is Smarter Than You Are

Striving for conscious awareness and truth in our daily lives is analogous to navigating a maze of illusions. From our first day in the classroom, we are told what to do and how to do it. Avoid risks,...

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7 Insanely Gorgeous Videos

Beauty comes in many forms — music, film, art, dance, sport, etc. Simply put, here is a very...

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D.H. Lawrence on the Overdeveloped Ego and Our Connection to the Cosmos

The Wisdom of D. H. Lawrence on the Death and Rebirth of Mankind...

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10 Reasons Why You Should Think Like an Optimist

Having a cheery disposition can influence more than just your mood. “People who are optimistic...

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How do we achieve and appreciate success?

Success is the topic of a thousand clichés, songs, and inspirational quotes; it’s conquering the proverbial mountain, or winning the proverbial foot race. It is elusive, yet we cling to the hope...

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An Homage & Call to Women In The 21st Century

Confession: I am a reformed sexist. For a long time I held the view that on average, women are not as capable as men. This view was based on my experience; it was what I saw around me. So many...

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Why Politics and Religion Make Everyone Crazy and What You Can Do About It

Hint: The thing that makes people freak out about religion and politics is the same thing that made Nazi Germany possible.

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Wake Up and Watch ‘Planetary’ Today on Earth Day – We Are All Connected

We are in the midst of a global crisis of perspective. We have forgotten the undeniable truth that...

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25 Psychological Life Hacks that Will Help You Gain the Advantage in Social Situations

Social situations are among the most important in our lives. Yet, there is a huge chance that you...

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50 Life Secrets and Tips

Fifty useful life tips & tricks that you can implement this instant. Increase your efficiency and ability to succeed by modifying or adding these little habits into your daily existence.

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10 MEGA Inspirational Zen Pencils Comics

I've handpicked the 10 most inspiration comics from the Zen Pencil's blog. This wonderful comic takes famous, inspirational quotes and turns them into deliciously illustrated comics.

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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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I Dare You Not To Smile While Watching These Videos

Monkey! Superman Short Film from Ruslan Fedotow Evil Look Baby Hilarious Candid Camera Prank...

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Would the iPhone Exist If Steve Jobs Did Not Take LSD?

Steve Jobs was known to experiment with LSD, but how much impact did this drug have on his innovations?

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