Einstein said imagination is more important than intelligence. Probably because your problems are your imaginations. Stress and the lack of time go hand in hand. When we feel we don't have enough time, we often panic! I find that I feel stressed when I'm "running out of time." This has led me to realize that most of our stress traces back to this consistent perception that we don't have enough time. When we are stressed, we often focus on the amount of work we need to do that's stressing … [Read more...] about Time and Stress
Archives for January 2013
~ Ya running and ya running, ya running and ya running, but ya can't run away from yourself. ~ Bob Marley Some people think that if they change their location, their lives will change. If you keep getting into shitty relationships, you will keep getting disappointed. If you keep doing dubious things, you will keep having to deal with the law. If you keep acting like a jackass, you will attract jackasses. Life is a journey of self-discovery. When you know how you respond to things, you … [Read more...] about No matter where you go, there you are.
~ Remember what you love to do and then do it. At least on the side. The years are passing by and waiting for nobody. ~ The following post applies to anything you have passion for, such as your hobbies, inventions, and so forth. Now imagine you're working at a 9-5 job. You're working for somebody else. They're paying you, but you're there to make money for somebody else. And it's the kind of job you can't possibly see yourself doing for the rest of your life. Yet you are there, making … [Read more...] about Start doing what you love, at least on the side
Now that I've been doing yoga regularly, my body feels terrible if I don't do it for several days. If I go on for two weeks (god forbid!) without doing yoga, my body will feel like it's 100 years old. I find that so interesting because I never used to do it and never felt that way before. Take my parents for example. Or maybe your parents too. They've never done yoga more than a couple times in their life. If they go on for two weeks without stretching or doing yoga, nothing feels … [Read more...] about Isn’t it Funny?
So let's say you're out and about and you take a picture of someone and it turns out to be pretty cool. You show it to them and they may say, "Wow! That's awesome!" But you guys don't know each other and will probably never see each other again. So what do you do? I'll tell you. It's super easy. Step 1, you show it to them. Step 2, if they like it, click the Share button. Step 3, choose the e-mail option. Step 4, hand the phone to them and ask them to put their e-mail address. They … [Read more...] about What to do when you take a pic of a stranger…
I took a human anatomy class a long time ago and it turned out to be one of the coolest classes ever! I started thinking differently about my body in so many ways, partly because of the content but mostly because my professor was one of the most knowledgeable and down to earth human beings ever. I picked up on a few really interesting things that I thought would be cool to share with all of you. Hope you find them as fascinating as I did! 1. Your hair isn't a muscle, yet it could stand … [Read more...] about 4 More Fascinating Things I Learned In Anatomy Class
Richard Phillips Feynman (May 11, 1918 – February 15, 1988) was an American theoretical physicist. In this beautiful video he explains fire, how plants come from, and photosynthesis and brings it all back full circle. He breaks down everything with such clarity that it's obvious this is his passion. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N1pIYI5JQLE … [Read more...] about Richard Feynman Explains How Fire Works [Video]