About Luis Rubén de Borbón, B.Sc.

Luis is an American author and research psychologist with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and Behavioral Neuroscience from St. Edward's University. The two aspects of life he values most are humanity and self-improvement. Luis makes it his goal and life's work to illuminate the secrets of the mind and our potential to every thirsty man and woman. For when given water to grow, we humans prosper. Aside from his love of moving the human spirit, Luis also researches and rejoices in the fields of neuroscience, historical arts, and quantum mechanics.
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How to Say No with Psychology and Kindness

By |2020-06-05T18:28:19+03:00September 12th, 2014|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , |

“Learn to say 'no' to the good so you can say 'yes' to the best.” ~John C. Maxwell As children, we are often taught how to say yes to just about everything and anything under the sun. However, rarely are we taught how to effectively say no to things that are not in our best [...]

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Science Could Make Us Immortal, But Do We Really Need It?

By |2019-03-12T19:05:49+03:00September 10th, 2014|Categories: Food for thought, Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

Immortality has been at the center of more films and novels that I can possibly count on my two hands, but with every new possibility of immortality, there rises a dozen more skeptics. With good reason, the majority of the U.S. population does not believe in immortality nor do they really want to be a [...]

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Daydreaming: a Surprising Way to Gain Insight into Your Life

By |2019-03-12T19:12:54+03:00September 1st, 2014|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

“A daydream is a meal at which images are eaten. Some of us are gourmets, some gourmands, and a good many take their images precooked out of a can and swallow them down whole, absent-mindedly and with little relish.” Dreams have been at the center of Psychology’s most profound questions, but we rarely talk about [...]

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How to Achieve Happiness According to Psychology

By |2019-03-13T21:31:05+03:00August 30th, 2014|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , |

“The more we learn about man’s natural tendencies, the easier it will be to tell him how to be good, how to be happy, how to be fruitful, how to respect himself, how to love, how to fulfill his highest potentialities” ~Abraham Maslow It wasn’t very long ago that Psychologists main focus was on mental [...]

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How Your Intuition Reveals Your Brain’s Best Decisions

By |2019-03-12T20:35:12+03:00August 22nd, 2014|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

There is no logical way to the discovery of these elemental laws. There is only the way of intuition, which is helped by a feeling for the order lying behind the appearance. ~Albert Einstein We often hear a lot about the great strength of the human intuition, but rarely are we taught how to accurately [...]

  • psychology of words

The Power and Psychology of Words On Our Minds

By |2019-03-13T22:04:45+03:00August 15th, 2014|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

“No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.” ~Robin Williams There is this overwhelming notion among a large part of society that "words don't matter" and until action sees the light of day, then what we say does not matter. To those people and naysayers, I would love to explain [...]

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How to Survive the Unexpected Loneliness with Psychology

By |2019-03-13T22:52:05+03:00August 14th, 2014|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

“I used to think the worst thing in life was to end up all alone, it’s not. The worst thing in life is to end up with people that make you feel alone" ~Robin Williams From a very early age, human beings come to understand the essential need for attachment, but with that comes the [...]

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Quantum Mechanics Reveals How We Are All Truly Connected

By |2019-03-12T20:23:11+03:00August 12th, 2014|Categories: Food for thought, Physics & Natural Sciences, Spirituality, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

“I am saddened by how people treat one another and how we are so shut off from one another and how we judge one another, when the truth is, we are all one connected thing. We are all from the same exact molecules.” ~ Ellen DeGeneres We all know, deep down, that we are all connected. [...]