self-confidence

The Link between Selfies and a Lack of Self-Confidence That You Were Not Expecting

By | December 1st, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Are you a person who tends to look at other people's selfies? Science says it is a sign that you have a lack of self-confidence. Do you have a friend or colleague that posts up endless selfies on social media? We all seem to know that one person who delights in capturing their face from [...]

Why the Younger Generation Is Lonelier Than the Older Generation

By | November 28th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

We all feel lonely from time to time, however, persistent loneliness appears to be on the increase. This is especially true of the younger generation. There are several factors that may be causing this increase, including changes in the way we live and increased use of social technology. However, happily, there are also several ways [...]

When You Learn to Let Things Go, These 5 Miracles Will Happen in Your Life

By | November 14th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

Learning to let things go is a challenge that all of us must face up to at some point in our lives. Mastering the art will improve your life immeasurably. One of the most painful aspects of life is the temporality of all things - that is, the fact that nothing is permanent. When we [...]

3 Great Reasons to Get Over Your Fear of Getting Older Now

By | November 12th, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Getting older is something which terrifies almost everybody, except, it seems, those who have actually experienced it. Here are some things to remember to help you get over your fear of getting older. 1. As you get older, you become less anxious and more relaxed. One thing I’ve noticed in my own parents, is that [...]

Children Receive the Intelligence Gene from Their Mother, Not Their Father, Study Finds

By | November 11th, 2016|Categories: Human Brain, Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

A study reveals that our intelligence gene is inherited from our mothers. According to researchers, the intelligence of children is determined by the intelligence of the mother. It makes absolutely no difference how intelligent or unintelligent the father is. This is because the intelligence gene lies on the X chromosome, which is present in twice the amount [...]

4 Things That Will Stop Happening to You When You Stop Comparing Yourself to Others

By | October 27th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Comparing yourself to others is an inevitable evil in life and yet an avoidable one. And, for our own sake, we must avoid it. It’s easy to be a big fish in a small pond. A moderately attractive young woman in an 18th-century hamlet could think herself a goddess. In this day and age, such [...]

How the Power of Self-Acceptance Makes the World Fit around You

By | October 15th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

Self-acceptance is the key to feeling more confident, valuable, acceptable and whole just as you are. We all feel the hot rush of shame from time to time, that flash of discomfort that makes us want to hide away and never face the world again. But when these thoughts keep recurring, or when our fear [...]

6 Things People Who Like Being Alone Never Worry About

By | October 5th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

Do you like being alone? A lot of people get scared of living alone and being by themselves, but in reality, it can develop you as a person in a lot of different ways, as well as remove a lot of the worries that many people have. This list puts together six of the most [...]

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