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, 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, 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.

Fitness & Health, Philosophy, Self Improvement, Skills, Uncategorized

Build on your achievements

I'm going to do 30 pushups today. I got my room nice, clean and organized, so time to do something else. I said to myself yesterday that victories lead to victories, and I have to ride that momentum before it escapes me. And I have been letting my body go despite starting this blog with… Continue reading Build on your achievements

Philosophy, Self Improvement

Victories lead to more Victories

So as I accomplish my goals for the day, I am only becoming more driven to be. I cleaned out my room, and this led me to read, which led me to finally start doing something else, and if this cascade of progress would continue, who knows what I can accomplish tomorrow? And the day after that.