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Is Regret Inevitable? — A Haunting Comic + Answers From Kierkegaard & Nietzsche

“The most painful state of being is remembering the future, particularly the one you'll never have.” — Søren Kierkegaard

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Rudyard Kipling’s Timeless 149-Word Instruction Manual for Wisdom

Rudyard Kipling's timeless poem "If" told through the stories of cultural icons.

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4 Psychological Lifehacks for Mindfully Embracing Stress (Before It Kills You)

4 Psychological Lifehacks that will help you kill stress before stress kills you.

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18 Rare Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes to Make You Question Everything

You're unlikely to read these subversive sentiments anywhere else on the Internet.

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A Shade of Red: My Healing Ayahuasca Experience

Read about my weekend-long Ayahuasca Experience and how it deeply changed my life in unexpected ways. If you've ever considered doing Ayahuasca, read this!

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11 Takeaways From 8 Months of Unemployed Nomadism

The most significant lessons and ideas I (re-)discovered while bumming around the Earth for 8 months.

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Alan Watts’ 3-Part Advice to Married Couples (And to All Who Look For Love)

In his dazzling autobiography, In My Own Way, Alan Watts manages not only to unfurl the captivating...

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How to Stop Negative Thoughts from Getting You Down

No one needs to be happy 100% of the time, but if negative thinking's preventing you from being your best self, stop worrying and start reading!

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Culture is Not Your Friend: Terence McKenna’s Radical Perspective

"What civilization is is 6 billion people trying to make themselves happy by standing on each other's shoulders and kicking each other's teeth in."

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Happiness Comes from Giving and Helping, Not Buying and Having

Materialism doesn't lead to well-being, but altruism does.

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10 Books That Will Change How You Think Forever

This list of ten books by influential writers and thinkers just might change how you think about the world, work, other people, and yourself.

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