Why Distractions are Totally a Good Thing Now

The 21st century revolution of distractions Distractions are everywhere: Social media, the constant barrage of breaking news, cat videos, and meaninglessly entertaining apps. Distractions are often what keep us engaged in what is going on...

Keeping work as the #1 Priority

Our success defines us. That is why it is of the upmost importance to keep your professional and academic pursuits above everything else. You can so easily get caught up in other things that...

Success First, Happiness Later

The Gateway Success in life is the gateway to happiness. Most people think you cannot have happiness without success. We’re all just waiting to reach that point of success in our lives when we will...

Stuff = Happiness

Stuffism We all love stuff. Our culture is built on stuff: acquiring stuff, collecting stuff, getting newer versions of old stuff. We have TV shows based on guessing how much stuff costs in order to...

5 Great Excuses For Not Exercising

Exercising kind of sucks. It's hard. It's sweaty. It's exhausting. It has health benefits like increasing energy, reducing stress, and building muscle, but it takes time and really just isn't fun. With everyone telling you...

This Passion Thing is Just a Phase

We all have hobbies, dreams, or goals that we are passionate about. Your mission could be writing the next great American novel. Or you may dream of starting a cupcake business. Perhaps you have...

Meditation is for Suckers (and Monks)

Are you a Buddhist monk, living in seclusion on Mount Jiuhua? If you're reading this article, odds are you're probably not. So why would you waste valuable time doing essentially nothing? Meditation takes many forms,...

There Is No Such Thing as Overthinking It

“It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.” -Tony Robbins When it comes to making decisions in our lives, we are often lost and confused about how to analyze our choices...

Get Back Into Your Victim Mentality

Your mental state is one of the most important aspects of life Being in a victim mentality means to consider the bad things that happen to you as a result of the actions of others...

How to Maintain Your Precious Pride

Pride is putting yourself in your proper place. First. Our human nature dictates that we are ultimately responsible for one person about all else; ourselves. When it comes down to it, we are the only...

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