I shall not be discouraged. I shall not be defeated. The messages I keep telling myself are a great way of enabling me to move forward despite having the issues, and despite being in constant attack by my enemies. And this is the theme of everything I place in this blog, the power of choice,… Continue reading Practice What You Preach?
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.
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.
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.
Yesterday I began to emulate Marcus Aurelius by writing my own meditations, to remind me to be Stoic and not allow the troubles of life to overcome me. Because for the past two years I have been involved in some shady business and have had been kept from earning for a living, kept unemployed and been… Continue reading A Morning of Gratitude
Be Stoic. No one can escape the realities of life, and facing those realities is the first thing one should accept each morning. BEGIN the morning by saying to thyself, I shall meet with the busy-body, the ungrateful, arrogant, deceitful, envious, unsocial And when those realities become to cumbersome, one is presented with a choice,… Continue reading Never Allow Your Weakest Moments to Define You
Best friends. As far as defining my Jm goes, she is first and foremost my best friend. We have the same hobbies, like the same stuff, and almost think the same way, and the romantic aspect of the relationship isn't really the highlight of what defines us. Sure there would be times when I'd like… Continue reading Sexual Tension & Friendship