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Your Life Becomes The Sum Of What You Tolerate

In an ideal world, life would amount to the sum of our intentions. Good things would happen to good people; we’d be measured by our heart and depth and character. While this is true to some degree — life is undoubtedly kinder toward those who are kind to it — the truth is that your… Continue reading Your Life Becomes The Sum Of What You Tolerate

Inspiration · Life · Motivation · Uncategorized

The Truth About Transforming Your Life Is That It Is Often Means Doing Less, Not More

The beginning of a self-transformation requires action, but the end of it requires something deeper, something harder, something you’ve probably never realized before. While doing more will almost always generate results, there’s an untapped, life-changing magic in doing less. Sometimes, your problems don’t come from what you’re not doing, they come from what you can’t… Continue reading The Truth About Transforming Your Life Is That It Is Often Means Doing Less, Not More

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The People You Envy Are Not Your Enemies, They Are Your Mentors

This is a guest post.Envy is a shadow emotion.It’s the dark side of desire, and it shields itself as so many different things.We often don’t realize that we’re jealous of someone until it’s boiled over into an anger so hot, we are forced to stop and ask ourselves why we are so lost in rage.We… Continue reading The People You Envy Are Not Your Enemies, They Are Your Mentors

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8 Signs You’re Not Stuck, You’re Just More Comfortable Playing Small

Sometimes, the problem isn’t that you’re incapable of going after what you want, or that you’re being held back by some other force beyond your control. Sometimes, the biggest issue in your life is that you’re more comfortable playing small even though you know you’re capable of a lot more. Here, the telltale signs you’re… Continue reading 8 Signs You’re Not Stuck, You’re Just More Comfortable Playing Small

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10 Practical Ways To Stop Involving Yourself With Negative Things

Good morning guys, trust your night and weekend was great. Welcome to a week of productivity and results. I was going through my pad and sae this old post I initially wanted to post but probably forgot. It's a post originally written by Brianna Weist 1. Be with people you can be honest around, or… Continue reading 10 Practical Ways To Stop Involving Yourself With Negative Things

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Ways To Make Peace With The Things You Can’t Change

1. You stop assuming what you lose is for the worst. I just realized that I lost my favorite book of all time. I’ve had it for two years. The pages are barely hanging on by threads, and it’s filled with notes and thoughts and underlined sentences and paragraphs. I’m pretty sure I left it… Continue reading Ways To Make Peace With The Things You Can’t Change

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Repost: How Many Celebrity Tragedies Before We Understand That Fame And Money Don’t Mean Happiness?

There are many conversations to be had in the wake of Robin Williams’ death. About the perils of depression; the silent weight of scrutiny that’s internalized when we treat famous people like characters, not humans; and the love a generation could have for a man, though we hadn’t taken a moment to discuss him until… Continue reading Repost: How Many Celebrity Tragedies Before We Understand That Fame And Money Don’t Mean Happiness?

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Don’t Wait To Be Inspired, Don’t Only Act On Passion

The feeling of being “inspired” is very often just finding something brilliant, and trying to emulate it. The rush and desire makes us manic and driven because we think we are actively becoming greater than ourselves. We find something we perceive as so great, we want others to perceive us – our take, our idea,… Continue reading Don’t Wait To Be Inspired, Don’t Only Act On Passion

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Things I Am Grateful For Today (And Always)

1. That humans are a self-healing species. 2. The infinitude of people wiser and more talented than I, because of whom I will always be able to learn more, see differently, understand better, and generally be entertained. 3. That anytime something hasn’t worked out the way I wanted it to initially, something better did. Always.… Continue reading Things I Am Grateful For Today (And Always)

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Ways To Stop Worrying About How Your Life Looks And Start Focusing On How It Feels

1. Count how many times you’ve really been happy after you got something you thought you wanted. What happened after you got the relationship you were lusting after? What happened after you got that job? What happened when you made more money? Chances are, things were different, but proportionately good and bad. 2. Make a… Continue reading Ways To Stop Worrying About How Your Life Looks And Start Focusing On How It Feels

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The Only Problem With Your Life Is The Way You Think About It

1. You generally spend more time thinking about your life than you do actually living it. You spend more time dissecting problems than you do coming to solutions, more time daydreaming than you do asking yourself what those thoughts indicate is lacking or missing in your waking life, or coming up with new solutions as… Continue reading The Only Problem With Your Life Is The Way You Think About It

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Things That Occur When You Love What You Do But You Don’t Live To Work

It was a long holiday this week celebrating Sallah for my Muslim brethren in my country and the world. When the federal government decides to give everyone a big break. In the space of the break, I became lazy to write anything, even thinking of what to write became a problem. But I got motivated… Continue reading Things That Occur When You Love What You Do But You Don’t Live To Work