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Direct Democracy

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What Makes You Special? What Makes You Unique?

Some of us are inspired to make music.Some of us are inspired to run.Some of us are inspired to discover the genetic code that determines our potential. We all agree that inequality is bad but some of us feel more strongly about it than others.We all agree that harming animals is bad but some of…
The Pursuit Of Happiness: Trust Your Instincts.

The Pursuit Of Happiness: Trust Your Instincts.

The world is always changing but the changes are not random.We are evolving.Not just physically.The individual pursuit of happiness is slowly revealing the true nature of our purpose.The individual pursuit of happiness creates a collective consciousness that represents the way want to treat each other and the planet.Nature is using our collective consciousness to develop…

Impact

Feeling that you have a sense of purpose in life may help you live longer according to research published in Psychological Science. Lead researcher Patrick Hill of Carleton University in Canada says that the research has implications for promoting positive aging and adult development. he says “Our findings point to the fact that finding a direction for life, and…

Fun And Enjoyment

In simple terms, Fun is the enjoyment of pleasure. It is usually a brief, informal experience. It can often be totally purposeless. If it has any purpose it is purely to experience enjoyment. The distinction between enjoyment and fun may be small but fun tends to be more spontaneous or playful.  Laughter Did you know that laughter…

Connecting To Nature

In simple terms, nature connectedness is a love of nature. It may even involve an emotional affinity for nature. I have made many references in this book to the concept that we (humans, nature and everything in the universe) are all one thing. The more time we spend in nature the more connected we feel…

Gratitude

Gratitude is the general acknowledgment of the good things in our lives and feeling thankful to have them. It usually involves recognizing the extent to which a very small number of things in our lives, often things that have no monetary value, contribute to our overall happiness and well-being. Gratitude and your health Dr. Robert…

Morality

In simple terms, we can think of morality as what we think is right and wrong or good or bad. Some people derive their morality from a religion or a philosophy while others develop their own morality based on their personal observations and experience in life. The word is often used interchangeably with morality, although,…