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6 Signs of Insecurity Which Show That You Don’t Know Who You Are

By | 2018-05-19T18:52:10+00:00 June 9th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Insecurity can show up in many ways, including arrogance or low self-esteem, to name just two. Ultimately, insecurity comes from the ego and shows that you do not accept yourself the way you are. The following signs of insecurity indicate that you should get to know and love yourself better. Insecurity comes from our fear of 'not [...]

What Is Learned Helplessness and How It Explains Why People Give Up on Life

By | 2018-05-19T12:36:04+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Learned helplessness is a psychological phenomenon whereby humans and animals who believe they have no control over a situation will give up. The term learned helplessness was first coined in the late 1960’s and early 1970’s by psychologists Martin Seligman and Steven Maier. They were continuing work first carried out by Ivan Pavlov regarding avoidance-conditioning in [...]

9 Paulo Coelho Quotes That Will Help You Find Meaning in Life

By | 2018-05-18T18:26:12+00:00 June 6th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , , , , |

The quotes of Paulo Coelho are profound and inspiring. In a few words, Coelho manages to get to the heart of what we need as humans to thrive. Following the advice of the following Paulo Coelho quotes could profoundly change your life. Before we talk about Paulo Coelho quotes, let's have a brief look at [...]

5 Ways Meaningful Work Makes an Introvert Happy (and What to Do with a Boring Job)

By | 2018-05-15T17:59:26+00:00 June 1st, 2018|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , |

Meaningful work is much more important for introverts than a high-paying job or a prestigious career. Here are five things that make a job truly satisfying for an introvert. We have often heard motivational speakers saying that we should chase our passions, transform them into our careers and then, we will not work a day. [...]

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 [...]

What It Means to Be a Free Soul and 7 Signs That You Are One

By | 2018-05-22T17:33:41+00:00 May 22nd, 2018|Categories: Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

A free soul or spirit is a person who has reached a certain degree of maturity and emotional stability, based on confidence and independence. Hence, it is not easy to get to this climax of personal development. In addition, we are talking about a dimension that might fit into the hierarchy of needs that Abraham [...]

The Pursuit of Happiness and 5 ‘I’ll Be Happy When’ Loops You Might Be Stuck In

By | 2018-05-12T20:49:08+00:00 May 12th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

If you are a human being, I suspect you want to be happy. Since the days of Aristotle, happiness was believed to encompass pleasure and a life well lived. This is what our eternal pursuit of happiness is all about. According to the University of California, happiness is the experience of joy, contentment, or positive [...]

8 Reasons Why Gifted Children May Struggle in Life (and How to Help Them)

By | 2018-05-07T21:56:03+00:00 May 7th, 2018|Categories: Education, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Having a gifted kid is a joy, however, there are certain areas in which gifted children might struggle. Read on to find out how to support your gifted child and ensure they reach their full potential. Raising gifted children is a huge responsibility. You want to make sure they reach their full potential. However, you [...]