Vivian Quah

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History, totally destroyed

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7 days ago

The Guaranteed Love Affair

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7 days ago

What should a 20-year-old do in life?

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16 days ago

Working on a paper about the gender history of depression and soaking up all the crazy wonderful knowledge revolving it!

The Science and History of Treating Depression

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17 days ago

Why 30 is not the new 20 | Meg Jay

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23 days ago

Big Wolf & Little Wolf: A Tender Tale of Loneliness, Belonging, and How Friendship Transforms Us

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23 days ago

On Campus, Failure Is on the Syllabus

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25 days ago

It took a century to create the weekend—and only a decade to undo it

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26 days ago

A reminder to never take life seriously.

Single, Unemployed and Suddenly Myself

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26 days ago

It sucks to be deeply aware of this predicament and not being able to change anything.

Why Are So Many Adults Today Haunted by Trauma?

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26 days ago

The Dangers of “Mandatory Fun”

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34 days ago

How Capitalism Hijacked Our Emotions to Sell Stuff—and How We Can Reclaim Our Lives | Andre C Willis

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41 days ago

Michel Foucault remarks that: ‘We have to create ourselves as a work of art.’

Change becomes you

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41 days ago

Guard your attention.

The Most Important Asset in Your Life

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41 days ago

The desire of monks and mystics is not unlike that of artists: to perceive the extraordinary within the ordinary by changing not the world but the eyes that look… To form the intention of new awareness is already to transform and be transformed.

Poetry and the Revolution of Being: Jane Hirshfield on How Great Art Transforms Us

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41 days ago

Wealth occurs when the way we earn money and the way we spend money are aligned with one another — when our money is earned through a positive experience and spent on other positive experiences.

The Real Value of Money

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41 days ago

What Happened to Myanmar’s Human-Rights Icon?

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41 days ago

Why You Cannot Find “The One”

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41 days ago

Every successful relationship is successful for the same exact reasons

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41 days ago

What to Eat to Live to 100

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45 days ago

The Courage to Be Yourself: E.E. Cummings on Art, Life, and Being Unafraid to Feel

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47 days ago

Time Blocking: Improve Your Focus And Get More Meaningful Work Done

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47 days ago

My Incredibly Simple Guide To Stoicism — Learn Wisdom You Can Practically Use

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51 days ago

Are you a body with a mind or a mind with a body? - Maryam Alimardani

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52 days ago

The Only Time You Are Actually Growing is When You’re Uncomfortable

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53 days ago

How Exercise Shapes You, Far Beyond the Gym

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53 days ago

The Search for a New Humility: Václav Havel on Reclaiming Our Human Interconnectedness in a Globalized Yet Divided World

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53 days ago

A Toxic Work World

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53 days ago

How Women Change Men

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53 days ago

Caitlin Moran on Fighting the Cowardice of Cynicism

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56 days ago

Why do we work so hard?

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56 days ago

Walking More than gadding about

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56 days ago

Seneca on True and False Friendship

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58 days ago

Eight simple but powerful habits that will make you more successful

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59 days ago

If you want to earn more, work less

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59 days ago

What Romance Really Means After 10 Years of Marriage

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59 days ago

The Conversation Placebo

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59 days ago

The Benefits of Solitude

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59 days ago

Escaping Poverty Requires Almost 20 Years With Nearly Nothing Going Wrong

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60 days ago

Hold Up a Poem

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69 days ago

My new girl crush.

How to Break Up Like a Poet: Edna St. Vincent Millay and the Art of the Kind, Clean Break

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69 days ago

"The fool, with all his other faults, has this also, he is always getting ready to live." —Epicurus

A Stoic’s Key to Peace of Mind: Seneca on the Antidote to Anxiety

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69 days ago

"Time is the substance we are made of."

Empathy Is a Clock That Ticks in the Consciousness of Another: The Science of How Our Social Interactions Shape Our Experience of Time

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70 days ago

A Brief History of Romantic Love and Why It Kind of Sucks

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73 days ago

Why We Love Ourselves but Care More About Other People's Opinions

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73 days ago

Here's Einstein's Advice to His Son on How to Accelerate Learning

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73 days ago

Are You Ready To Consider That Capitalism Is The Real Problem?

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73 days ago

Darwin Was a Slacker and You Should Be Too

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81 days ago

Maybe We All Need a Little Less Balance

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86 days ago

Reading this was leisure. Leisure in the most profound manner.

Leisure, the Basis of Culture: An Obscure German Philosopher’s Timely 1948 Manifesto for Reclaiming Our Human Dignity in a Culture of Workaholism

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