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Rand Fishkin

Shared January 1, 2017

So, so good.

Wesley Verhoeve

Shared December 28, 2016

Yes please.

Kellie M

Shared January 11, 2017

Which thoughts are useful?

Thinking about how you can solve problems. A problem is just an unanswered question. Put your brain to use and think about how you can solve problems. There are a lot of those on this earth.
Understanding knowledge. That mean this: Try to internalize knowledge and think about how you can use that knowledge to improve your life, career, work, relationships, etc.
That’s it. You can ignore every other thought.

Ali Abid

Shared March 21, 2017

Every time you start drifting off, become aware of it. Just observe your brain. Step outside yourself and just observe the crazy shit you’re thinking about.

Tolu Daniel

Shared February 1, 2017

“The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.”

Eric Wendelin

Shared January 22, 2017

Good reminder

Erika Ocampo

Shared January 6, 2017

A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices

Erika Ocampo

Shared January 6, 2017

You have the ability to decide what you think. Or, you can choose NOT to think

Erika Ocampo

Shared January 6, 2017

A problem is just an unanswered question

Erika Ocampo

Shared January 6, 2017

“If you can change your mind, you can change your life.”
― William James

Rizki D Kelimutu

Shared January 26, 2017

Brain

It’s the most powerful tool on earth.

Tim Kaboya

Shared January 1, 2017

Our problem of thinking a lot and doing nothing. #goodreads #fb

julian deabanico

Shared March 20, 2017

good read

Aquanetta Wright

Shared April 9, 2017

I am working on this. Projects, Programs and more community events. What do you spend to much time thinking about?

Seanna Hill

Shared May 23, 2017

I agree with the picture

Michaela Navato

Shared June 27, 2017

Morning slap!

Anmol Jain

Shared June 28, 2017

:')

Mu'aad Etturki

Shared February 8, 2017

About thoughts, worry, and stress, William James says:

Pragmatism believes that the mind is a tool. Your mind should work for you, not against you. People who don’t master their mind, don’t believe it’s possible.

Asma .

Shared February 20, 2017

YOUR BRAIN: : It’s the most powerful tool on earth✨.

: It’s the most powerful tool on earth.

Yemi

Shared January 21, 2017

Many people have to realize this.

99% of the thoughts in your head have no real significance and you let it fester.

Himanshu Gupta

Shared January 10, 2017

Now, you might think: “How do I train myself to stop thinking useless thoughts?”
Awareness.

That’s where it starts. Every time you start drifting off, become aware of it. Just observe your brain. Step outside yourself and just observe the crazy shit you’re thinking about.

Don’t judge. Don’t think you’re stupid. If you do that, you’re thinking again.

No, what you want to do is say this to yourself: “Ah that’s a cute thought. Now, let’s get back to reality.”

I just have one question for you: What’s the practical use of your thoughts?
Yes? I’m waiting. Still no answer? Exactly.

Thoughts have no use. 99% of them that is.

Which thoughts are useful?

That’s it. You can ignore every other thought.

If you’re constantly thinking, it’s because you haven’t’ trained your mind yet. You HAVE to get out of your head.

If not, you go mental. Everyone will. No exception.

Also, you’re probably thinking so much that you’re missing out of life. Did you notice the sunshine this morning when you woke up? Or the raindrops? Did you notice the smell of your coffee? Did you feel the texture of your cereals?

If your answer is no, you definitely need to get out of your head. Stop thinking and start feeling.

Jane Berlin

Shared December 19, 2016

worrying

Abhishek Bhattacherjee

Shared December 28, 2016

This guy has a fair point

choirunisa maulida

Shared January 9, 2017

sometimes I couldn't help myself for to much thinking. haha. but here is the good news, you can train your sense of awareness to choose what's important or not to be thought, wisely.
sometimes you have to think less and just feel more :)

Dee Urtua

Shared February 27, 2017

// sharing bc insensitive article for people who suffers from anxiety

Although I recognize that 'overthinking' can be helped and a few tricks can do its wonders, I think it's also a bit (if not) insensitve to think that all the people who spend so much time in their head are ~just~ overthinking and a few tricks will do.

Muhammad Aditya

Shared May 24, 2017

I just have one question for you: What’s the practical use of your thoughts?

Cinthia Torres

Shared January 11, 2017

Good read of the day

Meena Iyer

Shared January 26, 2017

Time to put this in practice.

Ruchita M

Shared March 29, 2017

Must read :)

Todd Gullion

Shared January 6, 2017

99% of thoughts are useless.....

Vineesh Vijayan

Shared January 15, 2017

nice one

Bumbu Alex

Shared January 30, 2017

Interesting way to think about thoughts, but I'd keep some of the daydreaming as relaxation

sanya kryvets

Shared February 6, 2017

Pragmatism believes that the mind is a tool. Your mind should work for you, not against you. People who don’t master their mind, don’t believe it’s possible.

Shruti Mishra

Shared February 27, 2017

Witty!

Cédric Delpoux

Shared December 22, 2016

Le cerveau a besoin d'entrainement afin d'arrêter de se concentrer sur des pensées inutiles.

Entraîne toi et essaie de passer moins de temps dans ta tête

Joy Sallegue

Shared December 26, 2016

Note to SELF!

Rómulo Córdova

Shared January 10, 2017

Your mind should work for you, not against you

Emanoel Carvalho Lopes

Shared March 1, 2017

Think less, feel more.

R A

Shared March 5, 2017

💫

Amirreza H.

Shared March 7, 2017

Awareness.

That’s where it starts. Every time you start drifting off, become aware of it. Just observe your brain. Step outside yourself and just observe the crazy shit you’re thinking about.

Don’t judge. Don’t think you’re stupid. If you do that, you’re thinking again.

No, what you want to do is say this to yourself: “Ah that’s a cute thought. Now, let’s get back to reality.”

Shravan K

Shared July 16, 2017

99% of your thoughts are useless.

Mayank mishra

Shared December 19, 2016

good one

Jordi Riera

Shared December 20, 2016

A good way to sleep better?

Nicoleta Colomeeţ

Shared December 30, 2016

Also, you’re probably thinking so much that you’re missing out of life. Did you notice the sunshine this morning when you woke up? Or the raindrops? Did you notice the smell of your coffee? Did you feel the texture of your cereals?

If your answer is no, you definitely need to get out of your head. Stop thinking and start feeling.

Andres Martinez

Shared January 4, 2017

This is one of those articles I'll spend time thinking about and rarely implementing.

Andrej Kamensky

Shared January 10, 2017

Kratky a vystizny :)

Erica Gutierrez

Shared January 15, 2017

Your mind should work for you, not against you.

Tushar Singh

Shared February 14, 2017

"A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices."

Akintayo Babatunde Owolabi

Shared February 17, 2017

"“If you can change your mind, you can change your life.”

― William James"

Anthony Hagman

Shared February 23, 2017

This sounds like something i should urgently read

Kristijan Žic

Shared March 9, 2017

Let's change.

Mahmoud Kotb

Shared March 16, 2017

Stop thinking and start feeling 😀

I Am That, I Am

Shared March 20, 2017

stop spending so much time in your head 🤔

Naing Myo Aung

Shared April 6, 2017

How to improve yourself.

Ieesh Kedawat

Shared April 16, 2017

One of the biggest problem of every student which lasts to wastage of time! !! I recommend everyone to must read this article and clear your thought process!!!

kathniel lovers

Shared April 27, 2017

💖💖💖

Naomi D Fernandez

Shared April 29, 2017

"“The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.”" - William James

ashish badoni

Shared May 13, 2017

Great

Abdul Hadi

Shared July 1, 2017

zasxccvvv

selin x

Shared August 7, 2017

A great many people think that they thinking when they merely rearranging their prejudices.

“A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.”

selin x

Shared August 7, 2017

The greatest weapon against the stress is our ability to choose one thought to another.

The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.”

selin x

Shared August 7, 2017

👍🏼

Pragmatism believes that the mind is a tool. Your mind should work for you, not against you.

Zhipeng Chen

Shared 2 days ago

???

拓海 牧

Shared December 16, 2016

ほんこれ。

Nishank Khandekar

Shared January 5, 2017

pocket share test

GAURAV MAKHECHA

Shared August 16, 2016

simply wow. to the point #mind #power #success

Sevinj Dadashova

Shared December 18, 2016

👍

Daeeun Kim

Shared December 20, 2016

shared from pocket

Nilesh Vohra

Shared December 21, 2016

Thoughts have no use. 99% of them that is.

Which thoughts are useful?

Thinking about how you can solve problems. A problem is just an unanswered question. Put your brain to use and think about how you can solve problems. There are a lot of those on this earth.
Understanding knowledge. That mean this: Try to internalize knowledge and think about how you can use that knowledge to improve your life, career, work, relationships, etc.

That’s it. You can ignore every other thought

sunday unachukwu

Shared December 22, 2016

i too think how can I stop it

Makani Kazekage

Shared December 23, 2016

Good help

That

Piyush Katariya

Shared December 24, 2016

very helpful

Didier Valdez

Shared December 26, 2016

Are you feeling the breath you take or the air moving your hair

Lucas Martin Sarcinella

Shared December 26, 2016

excelente reflexión

Stacie Wang

Shared December 27, 2016

“If you can change your mind, you can change your life.”

Baba Baba

Shared December 29, 2016

Now, you might think: “How do I train myself to stop thinking useless thoughts?”
Awareness.

That’s where it starts. Every time you start drifting off, become aware of it. Just observe your brain. Step outside yourself and just observe the crazy shit you’re thinking about.

Don’t judge. Don’t think you’re stupid. If you do that, you’re thinking again.

No, what you want to do is say this to yourself: “Ah that’s a cute thought. Now, let’s get back to reality.”

Mike Stoddard

Shared January 1, 2017

A good article

The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.”

Janardhanan Harikrishnan

Shared January 7, 2017

one of the best articles I have read so far...

Winnie The Pooh

Shared January 7, 2017

thoughts

Samantha

Shared January 10, 2017

Good one!

To A

Shared January 3, 2017

Pragmatism believes that the mind is a tool. Your mind should work for you, not against you

Digital Team

Shared January 13, 2017

Top!

Tindu Cheema

Shared January 15, 2017

it's a good article for anyone

Vee null

Shared January 21, 2017

I need this thanks. Gonna try my best

Shana Nisha

Shared January 25, 2017

nice

Wanda Sanchez

Shared January 26, 2017

Good article

Nattanan wangseng

Shared January 27, 2017

You have the ability to decide what you think. Or, you can choose NOT to think

Jennifer R McClure

Shared January 27, 2017

You have to try this

Adtapol Kongmun

Shared January 27, 2017


Devin Martinez

Shared January 27, 2017

Note to self

John Gld

Shared January 29, 2017

“A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.”

Tian Chai

Shared February 1, 2017

As someone who can be horribly pragmatic... This was a good read.

dinno kurniawan

Shared February 2, 2017

Great articles in 😄😄😄

Ann Stoffels

Shared February 4, 2017

Voelen, ervaren ipv constant denken

Ajay Mathew Reje

Shared February 5, 2017

yet it happens all the time!!

Nurul Hanis

Shared February 8, 2017

I should try this. No point of worrying on petty things.

Pratik Washilkar

Shared February 12, 2017

love that 😊

Marian Navrátil

Shared February 13, 2017

power of mind, positive thinking

Shruthi A

Shared February 13, 2017

The most powerful tool.

majid aziz

Shared February 17, 2017

love this article great work.

gary warden

Shared February 20, 2017

Maybe be ironic but if you care about your time it's not that bad!

Madeeha shariff

Shared February 21, 2017

Wow ... this was actually pretty useful.

Kshitij Kayastha

Shared February 24, 2017

Only one word: Wow!

Sagar Narayan

Shared February 25, 2017

Something good to think over once

Gabriela Aritonang

Shared February 26, 2017

THE TRUTH HAS BEEN SPOKEN TO ME.

Sami Rafeedie

Shared March 3, 2017

Now

Rohit Gubrele

Shared March 5, 2017

Really helpful to build a strong mind

DJ Sekar

Shared March 9, 2017

"what you want to do is say this to yourself: “Ah that’s a cute thought. Now, let’s get back to reality.”"

N Patel

Shared March 10, 2017

I think most of us does need to read it

Bruce Plunkett

Shared March 17, 2017

Simple and to the point. Enjoy your life.

Emil Reinaldi

Shared March 18, 2017

Basically, just enjoy life.

Kasun Priyadarshana

Shared March 19, 2017

great

Jochen Kootz

Shared March 23, 2017

You have the ability to decide what you think. Or, you can choose NOT to think.

MyKakashiRomance TOPanic!

Shared March 24, 2017

this was mind blowing

Arun Krishnan

Shared March 29, 2017

Good One

Sharmistha Chakraborty

Shared March 29, 2017

I feel just....... awesome

Shiran Ba

Shared April 1, 2017

A basic skill that can improve our lives. Keeping it so I can read it again and again

Maisarah Ainul Diana Iskandar

Shared April 4, 2017

Personally I think thinking is good but set a boundary and learn how to control them otherwise it is dangerous

sohan g bolar

Shared April 5, 2017

Nice article... 😀
Specially for teenagers..

Ana Machado

Shared April 5, 2017

99% of your thoughts are useless.

鹰 紫

Shared April 8, 2017

heart warmed

Anna Carbonell

Shared April 8, 2017

Brutal, wordless and really useful

Claire

Shared April 9, 2017

I have to use this!

Wahyu Setianingsih

Shared April 9, 2017

Dear : Me!!

Chris Raw

Shared April 9, 2017

You know, thinking, worrying, stressing, freaking out — call it whatever you want. I call it a preoccupied mind. And with what?

99% of your thoughts are useless.

Chris Raw

Shared April 9, 2017

Pragmatism believes that the mind is a tool. Your mind should work for you, not against you. People who don’t master their mind, don’t believe it’s possible.

They say: “I can’t help but thinking these things.”

Well, you can with enough practice. It’s a skill.

In other words: You have the ability to decide what you think. Or, you can choose NOT to think.

Chris Raw

Shared April 9, 2017

What’s the practical use of your thoughts?
Yes? I’m waiting. Still no answer? Exactly.

Thoughts have no use. 99% of them that is.

Chris Raw

Shared April 9, 2017

Also, you’re probably thinking so much that you’re missing out of life. Did you notice the sunshine this morning when you woke up? Or the raindrops? Did you notice the smell of your coffee? Did you feel the texture of your cereals?

If your answer is no, you definitely need to get out of your head. Stop thinking and start feeling.

Chris Raw

Shared April 9, 2017

How do I train myself to stop thinking useless thoughts?”
Awareness.

That’s where it starts. Every time you start drifting off, become aware of it. Just observe your brain. Step outside yourself and just observe the crazy shit you’re thinking about.

Don’t judge. Don’t think you’re stupid. If you do that, you’re thinking again.

No, what you want to do is say this to yourself: “Ah that’s a cute thought. Now, let’s get back to reality

Hanne Uytterhoeven

Shared April 11, 2017

bij mij mag niemand maar dan ook niemand iets fout sturen

Mafe Blanco

Shared April 13, 2017

"and"

Shyla Eunoia

Shared April 18, 2017

just take a break from ur continous exhausting thoughts...training ur mind is so needed.

Garrett Hoyle

Shared April 18, 2017

wow

Sajid Burdi

Shared April 23, 2017

This stuff really has helped me.

marie

Shared April 27, 2017

“A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.”

I Chamb

Shared April 30, 2017

Great points on staying in the moment.

Ahmed Galal

Shared May 2, 2017

Now, you might think: “How do I train myself to stop thinking useless thoughts?”
Awareness.

That’s where it starts. Every time you start drifting off, become aware of it. Just observe your brain. Step outside yourself and just observe the crazy shit you’re thinking about.

Don’t judge. Don’t think you’re stupid. If you do that, you’re thinking again.

No, what you want to do is say this to yourself: “Ah that’s a cute thought. Now, let’s get back to reality.”

Are you back to reality? Do you feel your eyes reading the letters on your screen? Do you feel your phone in your hand? Are you thinking about how you’re going to apply this information to your life?

Great. You’re USING your mind, and it’s not the other way around. Now, keep using that brain of yours.

Because I’ll tell you this: It’s the most powerful tool on earth

Erdi Engin

Shared May 2, 2017

The mind is a tool. Your mind should work for you, not against you.

Islom Tolipov

Shared May 4, 2017

I love this article. I am alive and breathing. I am happy for what i have today. After today i dont care what she thinks about me, i dont care about people who call me Long af. This is me. I am long but not fat af. I appreciate your support. Thank you .

Tahnee Rae Hough

Shared May 5, 2017

Great Read!!!!!!!! Comments &/or opinions???

Jing Zhao

Shared May 6, 2017

Haha! Perfect timing!

lxq lxq

Shared May 7, 2017

i am that one

marcela

Shared May 8, 2017

TKS GOD!

皓 黄

Shared May 16, 2017

the mind is a tool. Your mind should work for you, not against you.

Danielle S

Shared May 26, 2017

Must read if you want to change your life

Michele Weber

Shared May 31, 2017

Did you notice the sunshine this morning when you woke up? Or the raindrops? Did you notice the smell of your coffee? Did you feel the texture of your cereals?

If your answer is no, you definitely need to get out of your head. Stop thinking and start feeling.

milli troy

Shared June 1, 2017

#personalGrowth #smallSteps #dailyIncremet #positiveinfluence #betterEveryday

thom dunnewold

Shared June 4, 2017

If you have this problem read this

Rob MacDonald

Shared June 4, 2017

Great article that could be of great benefit to a huge number of people! Metacognition is a fantastic subject.

Sir. Al Himiry

Shared June 16, 2017

Helpful tip as Start, and the rest is up to how much time you practice Thanks

Luciano Anastacio

Shared June 25, 2017

Be better

delvina avdylaj

Shared June 27, 2017

this is so helpful🙂

Joe McLain

Shared July 4, 2017

needed to read this today!!

Gabriel Cavalcante

Shared July 6, 2017

Pragmatism believes that the mind is a tool. Your mind should work for you, not against you. People who don’t master their mind, don’t believe it’s possible.

Yuri Silkin

Shared July 6, 2017

Perfectly put! 😙👌🏻

Pocket User

Shared July 7, 2017

Your mind should work for you, not against you. People who don’t master their mind, don’t believe it’s possible.

Robin Harrison

Shared July 7, 2017

Why pay for therapy when you can learn to control your thoughts in just a few steps.

Carine Tomassian

Shared July 8, 2017

“A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.”

Carine Tomassian

Shared July 8, 2017

The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.”

Ignacio Orrego

Shared July 11, 2017

If you can change your mind, you can change your life.”

Tan Shi Qi

Shared July 14, 2017

Ture

Tan Shi Qi

Shared July 14, 2017

True

Jean Howe

Shared July 15, 2017

Better things to think about. What a great ideal its like make thinking work for you not against you. A needed a brain readjustment its better in my dream world. You know what they say keep dreaming.

Irfaan Rahman

Shared July 16, 2017

People who don’t master their mind, don’t believe it’s possible.

晓清 史

Shared July 18, 2017

It's useful for me

Red Thunder

Shared August 5, 2017

För alla grubblare där ute där ute läs detta, jag vet att ni är många läs detta och ta till er! 😊

Wendy Huang

Shared August 9, 2017

Stop thinking and start feeling.👀🍂🌹

ruchi singh

Shared 2 days ago

I know something about you without knowing you. I bet you spend A LOT of time in your head.

jk dl

Shared 2 days ago

been needing this type of article in my life for awhile now. definitely recommending this to people who have the same struggles as i do.

Pauline AXELSSON

Shared January 18, 2017

So simple and so true

Anastasiia Valeeva

Shared January 19, 2017

It definitely needs to be put into practice

Metin Başpınar

Shared January 25, 2017

drifting off,

Pozy Masika

Shared February 13, 2017

All my life I’ve been obsessed with practical things. Practical philosophy, practical knowledge, practical books, practical work, and practical advice

Abena Kluivert

Shared February 22, 2017

a good one

Mouna Rhalimi

Shared April 14, 2017

Very common thing, It is all about awareness and realizing that these are useless thoughts.

Mar Blanco García

Shared July 21, 2017

You have the ability to decide what you think. Or, you can choose NOT to think.

Jasper Smooth

Shared August 11, 2017

Absolutely correct my mind works 🎇 for me