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7 Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes That Are More Relevant Than Ever

By |2020-06-07T22:02:04+03:00June 7th, 2020|Categories: Thought-Provoking Quotes, Food for thought|Tags: , , |

Martin Luther King Jr. quotes show the importance of humanity and love. In these troubled times, we need this hope. Martin Luther King Jr. quotes inspired me from a young age. These words changed many mindsets and beliefs in the southern United States. They were words of equality that still ring true Martin Luther King [...]

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9 Signs You Have Mean World Syndrome & How to Fight It

By |2020-06-01T20:30:53+03:00May 23rd, 2020|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

There’s an unwritten rule we all tend to assume. The rule is ‘the more violence a person views on TV, the more violent their tendencies are in real life’. But one person believed the reverse to be true. That in fact, the more violent the media, the more frightened we become. This is Mean World [...]

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Just-World Hypothesis & Examples of How It Fools You

By |2020-06-01T20:48:24+03:00May 4th, 2020|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , |

Do you think that life is fair and that generally speaking, people get what they deserve? If so, you may have fallen victim to the Just-World Hypothesis. What Is the Just-World Hypothesis? The just-world hypothesis is a tendency to believe that the world is a just place and that we all end up with what [...]

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Stockdale Paradox: How It Can Help You Survive the Worst

By |2020-06-01T22:14:38+03:00April 16th, 2020|Categories: Food for thought, History & Archaeology|Tags: , |

Would you describe yourself as an optimist or a pessimist? Perhaps you’re more of an idealist? Maybe you think it’s important to see the reality of a situation? In any case, is it better to be one or the other? The Stockdale Paradox states that a mixture of realism and optimism is the best way [...]

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How to Cultivate Empathy and Compassion in the Coronavirus Crisis

By |2020-06-01T22:33:39+03:00April 8th, 2020|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

During these uncertain times, more and more of us around the world face curfews and social distancing. However, we know that too much inward focus can lead to us feeling isolated. On the other hand, studies show numerous benefits from giving social support and practicing empathy and compassion for others. Indeed, compassion for others can [...]

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The Power of Introverts: Study Finds Loners Are Crucial to Species Survival

By |2020-06-01T22:34:20+03:00April 7th, 2020|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , |

For years now, loners and introverts have been the outsiders of society. They’re considered to be strange and boring, and not worth inviting to your events. The truth is, introverts and loners are just misunderstood. Finally, scientific research has proven that introverted people and those who choose to be loners are essential to our survival. [...]

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What Is Downshifting and Why More and More People Chose It

By |2020-06-01T22:39:54+03:00April 4th, 2020|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Modern life is getting busier and louder by the day. Pressure mounts and stress becomes the norm, and we just accept it. Some refuse to embrace the chaotic nature, though. Downshifters, those who practice downshifting, are saying no to the typical overwhelming nature of our day to day lives. Downshifting is a method by which [...]