The Art of Calm: Why What Annoys You Makes You Stronger

You are wiser because you went through something terrible. And you are the person who survived a bunch of rainstorms and kept walking. ―  Taylor Swift   You may not think you have a lot in common with celebrities, but we … Continue reading

Puzzle Pieces: How Small Choices Lead to Big Victories

…until a person can say deeply and honestly ‘I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday,’ that person cannot say ‘I choose otherwise.’  ― Stephen R. Covey   Sometimes we tend to think that success is like … Continue reading

Shared Understanding: How to Understand Someone’s Goals Without Agreeing To Them

If one does not understand a person, one tends to regard him as a fool. ― C.G. Jung   According to New York psychology professors Gabriele Oettingen and Peter Gollwitzer, goal projection is “the assumption that other persons share goals that we … Continue reading

External Time Users*: Three Examples of How Others Use Our Time

A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life. ― Charles Darwin   Making each day productive is a great challenge, and other people can make it even more so. Since life … Continue reading