Jordan Bates's Articles | High Existence

12 Deceptively Simple Secrets to Dramatically Improve Your Existence

Warning: Do not read this article if you're going to treat it as "just another self-improvement article." If you do that, it's worthless.

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Work Smarter, Not Harder: 21 Time Management Tips to Hack Productivity

A lot of folks in our society try to be hyper-productive. You know — the people who scurry from...

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Skydiving: The Ultimate Death Meditation

The story of the HighExistence team leaping from a flying machine at 9,000 feet in Costa Rica.

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We Love You. Thank You So Much, HighExistence Family

We love you. God, do we love you. I love you so much. You, specifically. HighExistence family, thank...

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The Meeting of Science and Mysticism: A Mind-Melting Essay by Robert Anton Wilson

“The universe may be, not only queerer than we think, but queerer than we can think.” — J.B.S. Haldane

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We’re Living in the Most Peaceful and Prosperous Period of History, But There’s a Catch

Many people think the world is getting worse, but the data tell a fascinatingly different story.

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The “Can’t Complain” Philosophy: How Stoicism Can Level Up Your Life

Stoicism probably isn't what you think it is. Here's how this ancient philosophy can make your life a hell of a lot better.

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12 Books That Destroyed and Rebuilt My Mind

Some books are not books at all. They’re sticks of dynamite.

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