Self Improvement | High Existence

The Ultimate Flowchart For Determining How You Can Help the World

Martin Luther King Jr. once said: “Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?’”

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Charlie Kaufman on Zombie Ants, Mind Control, and Consumerist Culture

Have we become zombie slaves? Watch and listen as Charlie Kaufman dissects the fallacies of consumerist culture with heartbroken yet hopeful wisdom.

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Don’t Hold Back: How Not Expressing Yourself is Stressing Yourself

Isaac Asimov once said, “The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.”

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Psilocybin and the Shadow: Magic Mushrooms as a Tool For Healing Emotional Trauma

Psilocybin mushrooms can be used for many purposes, but perhaps their greatest value is as a tool for confronting and healing repressed trauma.

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Why the Examined Life is the Only Life Worth Living

Are you living an examined life? If so, your personal development game should be excellent! If not, you need to start studying yourself. Here's why:

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The Medical Gaze: Why Depression Should Not Be Reduced To Chemical Imbalance

I’ve been battling depression off and on since adolescence. A few months prior to getting...

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The 7 Universal Life Lessons Contained in Every Self-Help Book Ever Written

I believe I can summarize every self-help / success / self-improvement book ever written, minus the bullshit, in just 7 easy steps.

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Stop Bullshitting Yourself If You Want to Wake Up (From the True Matrix) Part II: Reloaded

A true story about taking ownership of not only the good aspects of our lives, but also the bad.

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The Follies of Perception: Why We Should Admit We Know Little

Perception is reality, or so they say. Actually, reality is way more sophisticated than your perception will ever grasp. How could your perceptions fool you? Should we be less cock-sure of our...

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A Poignant Comic on Why You Should Never, Never, Never Give Up

Of all the words of mice and men, the saddest are, "It might have been."

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3 Steps to Change Your Inner Narrative: How Neuro-Linguistic Programming Helped Me Talk to Myself Differently

With the help of NLP, I learned a new way to talk to myself. I re-molded my self-talk to be much less demanding and stressful, relieving myself of huge loads of inner tension.

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2 Rare, Heartwarming Video Clips of Terence McKenna Smoking Cannabis and Taking it Easy

Every once in a while you stumble upon a beautiful artifact in the depths of YouTube, and you're suddenly overcome with gratitude.

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12 Profound Vinay Gupta Quotes on Big Data, Elon Musk, Virtual Reality, and Saving the World

Vinay Gupta is one of those humans who make you wish there were about 10,000 more humans exactly like him. These quotes will expand your world.

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