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6 Famous Philosophers in History and What They Can Teach Us about Modern Society

By |2018-09-11T17:06:06+00:00February 4th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, History & Archaeology|Tags: , , , , , |

Famous philosophers have sought to understand the human condition for centuries. It is surprising how much these giants of the past had to say that has influenced modern society. Here are some words of wisdom from some of the most famous philosophers of all time. 1. Aristotle Aristotle was one of the most famous philosophers [...]

Buddha Teachings That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

By |2018-09-19T12:34:07+00:00January 23rd, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

There are several fundamental Buddha teachings that can help us to lead a life that is of value to ourselves and others. Following these teaching can free us from suffering and help us to embrace our true purpose here on earth. Buddhism teaches that we are on this earth for a purpose. Buddha teachings say [...]

7 Stages of Spiritual Growth: Which Stage Are You in?

By |2018-09-14T22:43:51+00:00September 14th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , |

Spiritual growth is a journey with many twists and turns. But there are clear stages we can recognize on our path to spiritual wholeness. Spiritual growth can be achieved in many ways. There is no prescribed path that leads to enlightenment. In addition, the journey can sometimes feel like two steps forward followed by three [...]

7 Common Lifestyle Choices and the Shocking Spiritual Truth Behind Them

By |2018-09-06T20:21:11+00:00July 9th, 2017|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , |

You might not think common lifestyle choices could do much harm, but think again. Some choices even have spiritual consequences. It seems like just another night on the town – grab a few drinks and maybe take someone home with you. Yeah, this has become such a common thing to do. But lifestyle choices such [...]

Boys Don’t Cry and 10 More Ridiculous Society’s Lies You Should Finally Stop Believing

By |2018-09-19T16:42:01+00:00July 1st, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Have you ever heard the saying, boys don’t cry? Well, it’s just another one of society's standards that don’t mean squat. I remember my father reprimanding my big brother after he got hurt. My father gave him a scolding and when tears came to his eyes, my father said, boys don’t cry.” Yes, he was a [...]

Wise Zen Quotes That Will Alter Your Perception of Everything

By |2018-09-14T21:26:37+00:00May 31st, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Spirituality, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , |

Zen quotes can offer us a different perspective on life, ease our suffering and may even lead to sudden, life-changing enlightenment. Quotes can help us to learn from the wisdom of others. They can inspire us to be our best and happiest selves. I love to read quotes from successful and inspiring people, but my favorites are those [...]

4 Ways Organized Religion Kills Freedom and Critical Thinking

By |2018-09-19T20:13:59+00:00May 22nd, 2017|Categories: Food for thought|Tags: , , |

Throughout centuries, organized religion has dictated the world with experiences and ideas. Many different beliefs have shaped us into the human beings that we are today, but is that a good thing? Organized religion has often been the face of a hero. Whether you we born into it, adapted to your environment or researched it [...]

Valuable Lessons from Native American Spirituality That Will Help You Reconnect with Yourself

By |2018-09-19T20:20:22+00:00May 16th, 2017|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

Native American spirituality can guide us to reconnect with nature, the world and our spiritual side. Many people feel they have lost touch with themselves. Native American beliefs are both spiritual and cultural. Therefore, only those who have grown up or been taught within the culture can have a true understanding of them. However, there [...]