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7 William Shakespeare Quotes That Are Still Relevant in Today’s Society

By | 2018-05-28T18:20:23+00:00 May 28th, 2018|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Shakespeare was born 450 years ago, but many of his works are still relevant today. In fact, we use the words he coined and the phrases he invented all the time. So what makes his works so relevant, and what can we learn from William Shakespeare quotes to this day? One thing that makes Shakespeare's [...]

36 Beautiful Words for Ugly, Embarrassing, Sad or Unpleasant Things

By | 2018-05-11T18:49:47+00:00 May 11th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought|Tags: , , , , |

Beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, but when it comes to language, it is strange that some beautiful words have meanings that are... well... a bit ugly. Read on to find some beautiful words for ugly, embarrassing, sad or unpleasant things that you might just like to know. The following beautiful words [...]

10 Early Signs of Alzheimer’s and How to Recognize & Deal with Them

By | 2018-04-24T14:35:40+00:00 April 24th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

By recognizing the early signs of Alzheimer's, you have a chance to help your loved ones who are at risk and give them an opportunity to live a normal life. Alzheimer's disease affects nearly 47 million people all over the world. These numbers are enough to bring forth the grim reality that is this [...]

How to Develop Your Writing Skills and How This Will Benefit Your Brain and Self-Improvement

By | 2018-04-09T17:13:49+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Education, Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

Writing skills can benefit your brain and personal development to a greater extent than you might realize. Moreover, they will also help you be perceived as more responsible, capable and above all, intelligent. Self-improvement is commonly understood as the enhancement of one’s knowledge and personal qualities. Brain development, on the other hand, is the process that [...]

3 Ways Journal Writing Benefits Your Mental Health and Personal Growth

By | 2018-03-23T15:32:53+00:00 March 3rd, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

Journal writing can be more beneficial to mental health and personal development than you realize. This article looks at the ways how keeping a journal can change your life for the better. In this modern world, it can be very hard not to lose yourself in the hustle and bustle of a working week. You [...]

15 Interesting Words That Could Change the Way You Think

By | 2018-01-30T13:22:54+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Food for thought, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Language lets us communicate with each other and share our ideas. Some linguists even suggest that language shapes our knowledge and thought. So, expanding or vocabulary by learning new, interesting words can help us communicate better and have more ideas. The average English speaking knows around 12,000 -25,000 words, yet the Oxford English Dictionary contains [...]

7 Motivational Words That Are Proven to Have a Powerful Effect on the Brain

By | 2017-12-25T17:43:09+00:00 December 25th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The words we use can have a powerful effect on our own behaviour and the reactions we get from others. Using motivational words can make a huge difference in our lives. Words really do matter. The language we use shapes the way we see the world and the words we use can affect how others [...]

20 Sophisticated Words to Use Instead of Swearing

By | 2017-11-10T14:02:45+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought|Tags: , , , |

Fed up with tired old swear words? Try dipping into the past to discover some curses that sound like sophisticated words but are actually very insulting. Let’s face it most swear words are overused and boring. We rely on sad metaphors for sex and going to the toilet when we want to insult someone. Yet, [...]