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This is a source for deep thinkers, lifelong learners and truth seekers.

Here you will find thought-provoking and informative content to give you inspiration, food for thought and new ideas on how to uncover your inner potential. Our purpose is to help you expand your knowledge and consciousness, discover yourself and become a better person.

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What Is Primacy Effect and How It Messes with Your Memory & Perception

By |June 13th, 2019|

Ever wondered why you remember some things and other things are quickly forgotten? Well, this could be due to the primacy effect. The science behind the primacy effect is simple yet complicated to navigate. I’ve recognized the characteristics of this effect many times in my life. This curious state of mind works in a valuable way, helping us remember certain important facts. Unfortunately, other seemingly important information is dulled or completely lost from memory, unless [...]

7 Profound Lessons Eastern Philosophy Teaches Us about Life

By |June 12th, 2019|

Eastern philosophy does not differ from other philosophic teachings in its overall objective. This is to teach us to be wiser individuals and to ultimately provide guidance as to how to live well. Therefore, Eastern philosophy is no different from Western philosophy is this sense. The distinction lies in how it suggests we can achieve these goals. You may study the likes of Plato, Aristotle, Descartes, Hume or Nietzsche to name a few across various [...]

5 Signs the Illusion of Control Is Ruining Your Life and How to Stop It

By |June 11th, 2019|

If you think you’re in control of life, think again. The illusion of control, although sometimes positive, can have negative consequences. Sometimes, to be honest, I believe that people who do wrong toward others are punished. Hey, maybe they are. As for me, if I fall into the illusion of control in this aspect, I spend much of my time thinking that I will be avenged at every insult or attack. That’s a waste of [...]

10 Little-Known Origins of Words That Come from People’s Names

By |June 10th, 2019|

Does anyone fancy a ham and cheese stamford? You might be eating one right now if that particular Earl had invented what we all now know as the sandwich. Here are some other origins of words that come from people’s names. It’s a famous story but let’s just recap for a moment. The Earl of Sandwich is sat at his gambling table. He is in the middle of a game and he feels peckish. The [...]

Karl Marx’s Conflict Theory and What It Reveals about Today’s Society

By |June 10th, 2019|

Brexit has caused deep divisions in households in the UK. In France, the ‘gilets jaunes’ are threatening to bring the country to a standstill over rising fuel costs. Can conflict theory help us understand why? If you’ve noticed that the world seems to be getting a lot less tolerant these days, then conflict theory might have the answer. What Is Conflict Theory? Its premise is simple. Developed by Karl Marx, it suggests that society exists [...]

How to Practice Self-Forgiveness When You Are Too Hard on Yourself

By |June 8th, 2019|

We must forgive others and sometimes we must practice self-forgiveness. No one is perfect. We all make mistakes. Feeling bad for doing something wrong is normal. We should seek forgiveness when we’ve made mistakes or even been purposely cruel in the past. However, dragging yourself through the mud for a long time after your regrets is not healthy. Self-forgiveness allows us to move on and learn how to be better people. Have you been too [...]

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