(from 6/4 to 14/4)
Great piddling article past times James Altucher, called "The Ultimate Cheat Sheet for Dealing With Haters": http://goo.gl/WH1bKS
"Making fine art is an human activity of courage."
Talent is non plenty past times itself - it must e'er hold out developed into skills, which must hold out used inwards habits. Tons of people never acquire successful, because they don't practise plenty with their talent.
"Välkomna till dagens seminarium. Vi gör väl som vanligt så att ni som har penis får prata lite mer, medans ni utan penis blir avbrutna lite oftare. Jaha då kör vi igång."
If you lot similar adept in addition to eclectic music, you lot receive got to banking concern check out the DJ-mixes of Mixmaster Morris.
He uploads novel sets all the fourth dimension to his Mixcloud account, TONS of novel in addition to older music. Try something novel correct now: https://goo.gl/yUWAtb
The New Republic has a real interesting article on Silicon Valley in addition to how extremely focused it's on youth - "The Brutal Ageism of Tech: What it Feels Like to Be Washed Up at 35": http://goo.gl/UPR2au
Finding the correct mate is no cakewalk - but is it fifty-fifty mathematically likely? In a charming TED Talk, mathematician Hannah Fry shows patterns inwards how nosotros await for dearest - in addition to gives her top 3 tips (verified past times math!) for finding that special someone: http://goo.gl/p0o0q6
"Here is something I receive got learned the difficult way, but which a lot of well-meaning people inwards the West receive got a difficult fourth dimension accepting: All human beings are equal, but all cultures in addition to religions are not.
Influenza A virus subtype H5N1 civilization that celebrates femininity in addition to considers women to hold out the masters of their ain lives is ameliorate than a civilization that mutilates girls’ genitals in addition to confines them behind walls in addition to veils or flogs or stones them for falling inwards love.
Influenza A virus subtype H5N1 civilization that protects women’s rights past times constabulary is ameliorate than a civilization inwards which a homo tin lawfully receive got 4 wives at 1 time in addition to women are denied alimony in addition to one-half their inheritance.
Influenza A virus subtype H5N1 civilization that appoints women to its supreme courtroom is ameliorate than a civilization that declares that the testimony of a adult woman is worth one-half that of a man."
- Ayaan Hirsi Ali
"Remember, all the answers you lot demand are within of you; you lot only receive got to acquire serenity plenty to take heed them."
- Debbie Ford (author, 1955-2013)
If you lot similar Indian or Standard Arabic percussion, banking concern check out the beautiful in addition to soothing hand-drum performances past times the real talented Great Britain percussionist Jon Sterckx.
Here he's performing "Undercurrent" live, also using Ableton Live extensively: http://goo.gl/kIFZQ
Gudmund Hernes med fin tekst i Morgenbladet om livene til folk født på 40-tallet, "Generasjonen som traff planken": http://bit.ly/eb0LPq
"De kom til verden da landet var hærtatt, da alle ressurser var knappe og alle tilganger krympet. Det var mangel på mat, den som fantes ble delt og rasjonert, ikke bare nether krigen, men i flere år etterpå. Alle lærte nøysomhet: å spise opp maten sin, å skjære pent av osten. Klærne var få – strømpene ble stoppet, plaggene gikk i arv og ble sydd om. De fra 1941 startet livet mens landet var på et lavpunkt. De levde sine første år nether krigen, men de færreste i krigen – de shop slagmarker var i andre land. Livet de fikk etterpå, ble en eneste lang opptur."
Being the girl of a DJ is non cool, it's shit: http://goo.gl/FhZElL
Yasmin Kühn of VICE Deutschland tells you lot why:
"Are you lot interested keeping your ain dignity inwards front end of strangers? Would you lot similar to maintain a performance liver? Do you lot non desire to loathe songs you lot would commonly trip the lite fantastic your donkey off to? Is a good for you lot slumber schedule on your to-do list? Then you lot ameliorate believe me when I tell you: never, ever engagement a DJ."
Mobile Jazz depict inwards practical damage how it was for some of their employees to alive inwards Koh Samui inwards Thailand in addition to piece of work remotely from a beautiful isle for a while: http://goo.gl/64Bvax
I wholeheartedly recommend doing something similar if you lot are tempted. And it mightiness hold out possible for you, precisely read e.g. Tim Ferriss' "The 4-Hour Workweek" for tips on how to bask a to a greater extent than gratuitous lifestyle.
What Mobile Jazz write nigh sort of describes parts of my life the 2 years I lived inwards Bali, in addition to I'm notwithstanding real tempted to practise something similar again, perhaps inwards Vietnam or Thailand...
“There are only 2 days inwards the twelvemonth that goose egg tin hold out done. One is called Yesterday in addition to the other is called Tomorrow. Today is the correct 24-hour interval to Love, Believe, Do in addition to generally Live.”
- Dalai Lama XIV
Advice from a Tree
By Ilan Shamir
Stand Tall in addition to Proud
Sink your roots deeply into the Earth
Reflect the lite of a greater source
Think long term
Go out on a limb
Remember your house alongside all living beings
Embrace with joy the changing seasons
For each yields its ain abundance
The Energy in addition to Birth of Spring
The Growth in addition to Contentment of Summer
The Wisdom to permit expire of leaves inwards the Fall
The Rest in addition to Quiet Renewal of Winter
Feel the air current in addition to the sun
And please inwards their presence
Look upwards at the Luna that shines downwards upon you
And the mystery of the stars at night.
Seek nourishment from the adept things inwards life
Earth, fresh air, light
Be content with your natural beauty
Drink plenty of water
Let your limbs sway in addition to trip the lite fantastic inwards the breezes
Remember your roots
Enjoy the view!
Russell Brand remembers Margaret Thatcher, perfectly analyzing how her politics formed his generation in addition to also a colder Britain: http://goo.gl/918ap
"In a means Thatcher was in addition to hence omnipotent, in addition to hence omnipresent, in addition to hence omni-everything that all thought was redundant."
"When I was a youngster she was precisely a strict adult woman telling everyone off in addition to selling everything off. I didn't know what to think of this fearsome woman."
"She is an anomaly, a production of the freak-conomy of her time. Barack Obama interestingly said inwards his contention that she had 'broken the drinking glass ceiling for other women.' Only inwards the feel that all the women beneath her were blinded past times falling shards. She is an icon of individualism, non of feminism."
"It seems Thatcher's fourth dimension inwards powerfulness was only spent diminishing the resources of those who had to the lowest degree for the advancement of those who had most. I know from my ain indulgence inwards selfish behavior that it's much easier to acquire what you lot desire if you lot take from consideration the termination your actions volition receive got on others."
"All of us that grew upwards nether Thatcher were taught that it is adept to hold out selfish, that other people's hurting is non your problem, that hurting is inwards fact a weakness in addition to suffering is deserved in addition to shameful. Perhaps in that place is resentment because the clemency in addition to honour that are beingness mawkishly displayed instantly past times some in addition to haughtily demanded of the residual of us at the impending, solemn funeral are values that her regime in addition to policies sought to annihilate."
"Even to a youngster her deportment in addition to every discernible activity seemed to hold out to the detriment of our national spirit in addition to identity. Her refusal to stand upwards against apartheid, her civil state of war against the unions, her aggression towards our neighbours inwards Republic of Ireland in addition to a taxation organization that was devised inwards the black ages, the bombing of a retreating send -- it's precisely non British."
"If you lot don't construct your dream, someone else volition hire you lot to aid them construct theirs."
- Dhirubhai Ambani
Don't hold out afraid that your life volition end, hold out afraid that it volition never begin.
"I volition practise whatever it takes to hold out happy."
- Danielle LaPorte
"Appreciation is a wonderful thing; it makes what is fantabulous inwards others belong to us every bit well."
"If you lot desire something you've never had before, you've got to practise something you've never done before."
- Drina Reed
Paul Gilmartin's weekly podcast "The Mental Illness Happy Hour" explores mental illness, addiction in addition to depression - peculiarly alongside creatives. The interviews are with comedians, artists, friends in addition to the occasional doctor.
Listen/download, subscribe in addition to read quotes/answers here: http://goo.gl/kSzE68
"Thinking you lot sympathise depression because you've experienced sadness is similar thinking you lot sympathise Italy because you've been to Olive Garden."
"Striving for excellence motivates you; striving for perfection is demoralizing."
- Harriet B. Braiker
"Instead of wondering when your adjacent opor-garai is, perhaps you lot should gear upwards a life you lot don't demand to escape from."
- Seth Godin
"If you lot hold off for perfect conditions, you'll never acquire anything done."
"I'd rather receive got a heed opened past times wonder than 1 closed past times belief."
"Sometimes you lot win, sometimes you lot learn."
I was at a cafe all 24-hour interval writing, in addition to the waiter was shout out for me a lot if I wanted to a greater extent than to drink. And each fourth dimension I said "no thanks, I precisely finished my drink, I'll hold off a little", he looked similar sort of hurt, similar he took it personally in addition to I had rejected his sis for union or something. Very weird.
Disturbing fact: There are 3500 "Crisis Pregnancy Centers" inwards the USA, in addition to 87% of these centers systematically prevarication to in addition to misinform pregnant women nigh abortions, inwards club to pressure level them into keeping the baby.
Rowan Atkinson with some wise words on why organized faith in addition to other ideas must hold out criticized: http://goo.gl/h8JuV
Rolf Dobelli provides xv real adept reasons why you lot should STOP next the news, in addition to how to intermission out of this unhealthy in addition to totally unnecessary habit: http://goo.gl/AEgHL
Lots of highly successful in addition to real happy people (like Tim Ferriss in addition to Steve Pavlina) almost never picket or read the news, in addition to hence why should you? This is your take a opportunity to stop.
Headlines of the mini-chapters:
No 1 – News misleads us systematically
No 2 – News is irrelevant
No 3 – News limits understanding
No 4 – News is toxic to your body
No v – News massively increases cognitive errors
No half dozen – News inhibits thinking
No vii – News changes the construction of your brain
No 8 – News is costly
No ix – News sunders the human relationship betwixt reputation in addition to achievement
No 10 – News is produced past times journalists
No xi – Reported facts are sometimes wrong, forecasts always
No 12 – News is manipulative
No xiii – News makes us passive
No xiv – News gives us the illusion of caring
No xv – News kills creativity
No sixteen - What to practise instead
Check out this exceptionally adept TED verbalise nigh how woman somebody entrepreneurs are the overlooked fundamental to economical evolution closed to the world. Gayle Tzemach Lemmon argues inwards xiii minutes at TEDxWomen that restricting women to only micro-loans is bad for everyone: http://goo.gl/LByvH
"You receive got to expire far the habit of forcing yourself to analyze, at the fourth dimension you lot receive got a task, to consider the costs in addition to befits of doing a less than perfect job. You demand to enquire the questions: how useful would a perfect labor hold out here? How much to a greater extent than useful than a precisely adequate job? Or fifty-fifty a half-assed job?
And you lot demand to enquire the questions: what is the probability that I volition actually practise anything similar a remotely perfect labor on this? And you lot demand to ask: what departure volition it brand to me, whether I practise or not?"
Essay past times Structured Procrastination: https://goo.gl/Px6U1j