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10 Shakespearean Insults to Use Instead of Modern Swear Words

By | 2018-06-19T18:21:11+00:00 June 24th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought|Tags: , , , , , |

You may think that reading Shakespeare is high brow, but these Shakespearean insults will change your mind. Turns out Shakespeare was pretty badass. We have a huge amount to thank Shakespeare for; his beautiful poetic lines, his tragic masterpieces, the words and phrases we use every day. But you might not know that we owe [...]

Good Comebacks to Use When Asked Stupid Questions as an Introvert

By | 2018-06-19T18:19:40+00:00 June 21st, 2018|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

When you are an introvert, you can often find yourself being asked some pretty stupid questions. The problem is that when you’re on the spot, it can be hard to think of good comebacks. Before we talk about good comebacks, let's list some of these stupid questions: ‘Don’t you like having fun?’ ‘Wouldn’t you prefer to [...]

5 Underestimated Soft Skills You Should Master to Succeed in Life

By | 2018-05-30T11:56:21+00:00 May 30th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

There are some soft skills that most people do not realize are important. Yet, they can be crucial for achieving success in life. Each of us has unique traits and abilities which in many ways determine our whole life. Certain qualities of a person sometimes become decisive when it comes to a new position or [...]

10 Underestimated Personal Skills You Should Master to Reach Your Dreams

By | 2018-05-05T23:50:56+00:00 May 6th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

There are some personal skills that most people don’t realize are crucial for success. Moreover, you can and should master them if you want to make your dreams a reality. “I wish I was special.” That verse from Radiohead’s Creep contains the essence of people’s existence, don’t you think? Ever since childhood, we dreamed of [...]

This Is What Your Sense of Humor Reveals about Your Personality

By | 2018-01-30T16:21:48+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

Sigmund Freud famously once said: “A cigar may just be a cigar, but a joke is never just a joke.” He implied that there are several different types of sense of humor and that somehow they were related to our personalities. This could be true. I mean look at any dating site profile and you [...]

13 Weird Habits That Probably All Introverts Have

By | 2017-11-22T19:44:42+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

Most extroverts would say that all introverts are weird, but even people who are introverts would agree that they do have some weird habits. Here are just a few of the weird habits most introverts have: 1. They will check there is no one around before they leave the house The last thing an introvert [...]

7 Cynical George Carlin Quotes That Will Make You Laugh and Think

By | 2018-01-13T15:56:08+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Categories: Education, Food for thought, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , |

These George Carlin quotes show us the power of humor to overcome complacency, shift our thinking and change the world. George Carlin was an American comedian, actor, and author. His humor covered subjects including politics, psychology, and religion. He didn’t shy away from difficult subjects and used the power of humor to change the way [...]

6 Charles Bukowski Quotes That Will Shake Your Mind

By | 2017-10-30T16:40:10+00:00 October 14th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , , , |

Inspired by Hemingway, Bukowski wrote about the underbelly of Los Angeles. Charles Bukowski quotes can shock us into thinking differently about the world. Charles Bukowski was born in Germany but came with his family to live in Los Angeles when he was three years old. When he finished school, he moved to New York to [...]