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Winning a game

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What does it mean to win a game? Many people try to win every game. But at what cost, what was the point of winning?

Intelligence

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Are we intelligent? Will any intelligent person think themself of intelligent?

Entitlement

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Are we entitled to have something for sure? Are we even entitled to think about our entitlement?

Non-resistance

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The dictionary meaning “the principles or practice of passive submission to constituted authority even when unjust or oppressive” doesn’t capture the eastern...

Leverage

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Leverage is something you can use to get maximum advantage of something. It is a tool. For you to use a tool, first you have to understand the fundamental pr...

Person and perspective

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Is someone separate from their perspective? How can we disentangle these two?

Evaluated Experience

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It is a standard consensus that experience is the best teacher. How does just the experience can be the best teacher?

Catch up with status quo

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What if you could get rid of the idea that you always need to catch-up with your peers status wise? What changes will you make in your life? What stops you f...

Conformist

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If everything you believe is something that you are supposed to believe, what are the odds that it is really a coincidence?

Learning vs Education

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Education is the industrial process of making people compliant. Command and control is the backbone of it. While learning is unleashing of a curious mind ag...

Pleasure vs happiness

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The former is about taking, whereas the latter is all about giving. One is short-lived and the other is long-lived.

First post

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Hello world, and everyone.

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November 2020

While it’s not a principle, I often think of the parable of the Taoist farmer. The Taoist farmer has one horse, and the horse runs off. The villagers lame...

December 2020

I am so firmly determined, however, to test the constancy of your mind that, drawing from the teachings of great men, I shall give you also a lesson: Set ...

January 2021

“A fit body, a calm mind, a house full of love. These things cannot be bought—they must be earned.”

February 2021

“If you ever want to have peace in your life, you have to move beyond good and evil.” “Nature has no concept of happiness or unhappiness. Nature follow...

March 2021

“Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body, ”- Richard Steele.

April 2021

Happiness is not a consumable product. It is not something you find by searching for it. It is a naturally arising byproduct of a fulfilling, well-lived l...

May 2021

When you care more about getting things right than being right, you get better outcomes and you save time and energy.

June 2021

The ceramics teacher announced on opening day that he was dividing the class into two groups. All those on the left side of the studio, he said, would be ...

July 2021

The best way to improve your ability to think is to spend time thinking. Most of us are too busy to think. We have too many meetings. Too many calls. Too ...

August 2021

We rarely do or say something intentionally that surprises us. That’s because we are in intimate contact with the noise in our heads–we spend our days loo...

September 2021

Nothing will change your future trajectory like your habits. While goals rely on extrinsic motivation, habits, once formed, are automatic. They literally ...

October 2021

“How we spend our time is how we spend our days. How we spend our days is how our life goes. How our life goes determines whether we thought it was worth ...