7 Famous People with Asperger’s Who Made a Difference in the World

Asperger’s is a common disorder that affects over 37 million people. However, some of the famous people with Asperger's have made a profound difference in the world. It can be a worry when someone we care about has something which makes them a little different. Asperger’s is a common mental disorder…

10 Famous Introverts Who Didn’t Fit in but Still Reached Success

It is a common misconception that famous people are extroverted. In fact, some of the most famous and successful people are actually huge introverts. It seems as though every successful person knows how to be in the spotlight, speak eloquently and handle social situations perfectly. As a result, this can…

4 Famous French Philosophers and What We Can Learn from Them

There are certain French philosophers whose ideas can provide valuable and critical insight into our lives and society today. They were highly influential in western philosophical thought, and are widely considered to be some of the greatest French thinkers of all time. The philosophers in question have similarities in their…

7 Motivational Success Stories That Demonstrate the Power of Introverts

Motivational stories are crucial to understanding and replicating success in all aspects of life, and reading them can be particularly helpful when you are an introvert. Can an introvert reach success in an extroverted world? In almost every type of social setting, extroverts are popular, whereas introverts are usually relegated…

Top 5 Famous People with Schizophrenia in Literature, Science and Art

Throughout history, famous people with schizophrenia have received recognition and praise for their unique accomplishments and careers. Yet, we rarely hear about their struggles with this mental illness as it's a topic the media does not cover often. Schizophrenia is a chronic mental health disorder affecting approximately 1 percent of the…

The Link between Intelligence and Depression No One Talks about

There’s no doubt being intelligent has its advantages. But many studies have also revealed a disturbing link between intelligence and depression. Intelligence and depression is not an obvious correlation. In fact, intelligence has often been linked with positive things like educational success, good health and high-income levels. It stands to…