THOUGHT HAS NOT solved our problems and I don’t think it ever will. We have relied on the intellect to show us the way out of our complexity. The more cunning, the more hideous, the more subtle the intellect is, the greater the variety of systems, of theories, of ideas. And ideas do not solve… Read More THOUGHT HAS NOT solved our problems
Become a social worker or a political worker or a religious worker – is that it? Because you have nothing else to do, therefore you become a reformer! If you have nothing to do, if you are bored, why not be bored? Why not be that? If you are in sorrow, be sorrowful. Don’t try… Read More Boredom ! understand and go beyond.
Pleasure and fear seem to be deeply rooted in us – these two principles of pleasure and fear. I don’t think we can understand pleasure without understanding fear. And when we are talking about pleasure we ought to be clear that we are not condemning pleasure. We are not trying to become puritanical or permissive. We are trying to investigate or examine,… Read More How pleasure works! Understand and go Beyond.
There is no better than adversity. Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss, contains its own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your performance the next time. Malcolm X Although many people assume that skepticism and cynicism refer to the same attitude, there is a distinct difference between the two. Skepticism refers a… Read More Skeptical OR Cynical you are, know and Grow
Epicureanism is a system of philosophy based upon the teachings of the ancient Greek philosopher Epicurus, founded around 307 BC. Epicurus was an atomic materialist, following in the steps of Democritus. His materialism led him to a general attack on superstition and divine intervention. “Let no one be slow to seek wisdom when he… Read More See Happiness in a Unique “Way” – Gifted By Epicurus
Maslow’s (1943, 1954) hierarchy of needs is a motivational theory in psychology comprising a five tier model of human needs, often depicted as hierarchical levels within a pyramid. Maslow wanted to understand what motivates people. He believed that people possess a set of motivation systems unrelated to rewards or unconscious desires. Maslow (1943) stated that… Read More Here is Maslow’s brilliant idea to motivate “You”
“You will never gain anyone’s approval by begging for it. When you stand confident in your own worth, respect follows.” ― Mandy Hale Know the difference between Ego and Higher Self. Don’t Believe Everything You Think Your Ego is your lower animal nature. Its mantra is fear and survival. The Ego talks very loud and… Read More How Not Seeking Approval Helps You To Be Who You Really Are
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing. Socrates We’ve pretty much all heard the phrase “You create your own reality”. Maybe it resonates with us to a certain degree. We like the idea of being able to control our reality, of not just leaving it all up to fate.… Read More Need Nothing Attracts Everything
The quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness. The benefits of practicing gratitude are nearly endless. People who regularly practice gratitude by taking time to notice and reflect upon the things they’re thankful for experience more positive emotions, feel more alive, sleep better, express more compassion and kindness, and… Read More Wait! That’s Gratitude Which You Were Looking For
Look at the sky. We are not alone. The whole universe is friendly to us and conspires only to give the best to those who dream and work. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam You have plenty of time to think. When we are surrounded by other people, we’re expend a lot of energy because our focus is… Read More Why Everyone Wants To Be With You When You Start Feeling Happy Alone