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18 Rare Aldous Huxley Quotes to Upgrade Your Grey Matter

These uncommonly cited Aldous Huxley quotes will broaden your mind, melt into your soul, and stir the depths of your being.

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Sam Harris’ TED Talk on Artificial Intelligence Will Blow Your Mind and Broaden Your Worldview

"I'm going to describe how the gains we make in artificial intelligence could ultimately destroy us." — Sam Harris

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Existential Comic: We Must Imagine Sisyphus as Having a Hard Time Readjusting to Civilian Life

An introduction to Albert Camus, a hilarious comic, and a powerful critique of existentialism, all in one article.

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Stanley Kubrick’s Unbelievable Answer to the Question, “Is Life Worth Living?”

Playboy asked Stanley Kubrick, "Is life worth living?" What followed was unforgettable.

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50 Sentences That Will Convince You to Become a Digital Nomad

Imagine a life of no bosses, no schedules, no alarm clocks, and no commutes, in which you’re free to work wherever and whenever you want.

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Why Politics and Religion Make Everyone Crazy and What You Can Do About It

Hint: The thing that makes people freak out about religion and politics is the same thing that made Nazi Germany possible.

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50 Sentences That Will Convince You to Change Your Life

Your culture has vastly restricted your sense of what is possible. It's time to transcend your self-imposed limits.

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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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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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F*ck That: A Guided Meditation That Will Make You Laugh Your Ass Off

This has got to be the most wondrous, hilarious guided meditation on the Internet. Tell the external world to fuck off for a couple minutes and listen to this.

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