Philosophy, Self Improvement, Skills

Until one is committed, there is hesitancy…

Month 2 of the Year of the Stoic, and I am focusing on the power of decision.

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Philosophy, Scribbles, Self Improvement, Thoughts, Uncategorized

4 Days of Gratitude

I woke up with a terrible headache yesterday, because I was on a long trip from the province going home but that wasn't going to stop me from trying to accomplish for the day. As I have said in my previous post: the goal of the day is to accomplish at least one significant thing. And each success will bring in more success moving forward.

Philosophy, Self Improvement

Starting the Year of the Stoic

2018 is the year of the Stoic, and this means that I am embracing the philosophy of Marcus Aurelius as he reflects on his meditations. Today is the first day, and in the next few months I will be applying the tenets of the philosophy in accordance to how Marcus reminds himself. Today is about… Continue reading Starting the Year of the Stoic

Philosophy, Scribbles, Self Improvement, Thoughts

Learning to Drive

When I wake up unwillingly every morning, I must remind myself that I am waking up to do the work of a human being. This passage holds an idea I carry each morning, and hope to build the foundation by which I would push forward with my goals.

Philosophy, Self Improvement, Uncategorized

Stop Asking Help from Friends, Know your Allies

A little too negative for a blog about betterment and positivity? Well, this blog is about growth first and stoicism second, and Stoicism is about accepting reality. And when it comes to friends, there are certain rules that Robert Greene emphasizes in the 48 Laws of Power.

Philosophy, Scribbles, Self Improvement, Thoughts

Writing advice more for myself than others

So I just wrote down my first advice post in my Stoic Blog. Why not check it out? If you would go to google and type in: How to be Stoic, you would find several blogs and other sites that would give you a comprehensive guide detailing the several prime literature of the original Stoics,… Continue reading Writing advice more for myself than others

Philosophy, Self Improvement, Thoughts

Work is a Good Remedy to Worry

I have been trying to be productive for the past few weeks, as I'm trying to grasp my depression caused by current economic and professional circumstance, and I know that work is just what I need to disperse the demons causing me worry.