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How I Hacked “The Hero’s Journey” and Transcended Ordinary Life

The Matrix movie contains a secret blueprint that you can use for yourself.

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35 Principles from Jordan Peterson On Mastering Productivity at Work

Professor of psychology Dr. Jordan Peterson reveals 35 profound principles that will help you develop a strong work ethic and get promoted.

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Navy SEAL Commander Jocko Willink Explains Why He Rejects Suicide

"It seems like the storm is everything. But the storm is not everything. And it won’t last forever."

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How to Practice Mindfulness to Gain Enlightenment: The Ultimate Illustrated Guide

"Be mindful" is such a cliché in spiritual circles, but what does it really mean?

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François de La Rochefoucauld’s Short Essay on the Tyranny of Self-Love

One of the greatest philosophy writers of all time shares his pessimistic views on the nature of the human ego.

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50 Aphorisms from Alain de Botton That Reveal Harsh Truths About Human Nature

Philosopher Alain De Botton reveals 50 hard-hitting maxims for living the considered life.

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Alone in Thailand: How I Built a Meaningful Life From Scratch in 8 Days on a New Continent

"I truly entertained the thought that I would die here. I felt isolated, cut off, as if I were oceans away from everything I knew and loved — and I was."

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