“Do not slay your demons, dissect them and find out what they have been feeding on.” – A Man Frozen in Time I would like to try applying a medical concept on the topic of fears. In medicine, you always start out with a search for symptoms, which lead you directly to a disease that… Read More Defeating Fear
“Perfection is man’s ultimate illusion. It simply doesn’t exist in the universe…. If you are a perfectionist, you are guaranteed to be a loser in whatever you do.” ― David D. Burn Why do we dress up? Why do we look in mirrors? Why do we think about what we see there? Why did I… Read More IMPERFECT
“Maybe the thing you’re most scared of is exactly what you should do.” – unknown Let’s take a closer look at how instead of suffering from our fears, we can actually use them to get rid of them.
When I was 6 years old, I suddenly found myself sitting in a strange room listening to a strange person talking about strange topics. I didn’t really get what was going on, a few weeks ago I was eating sand and catching spiders and now I was what they called a “student”. I didn’t really… Read More The Pursuit Of Happiness And Why It Is Nonsense
“The future is a concept—it doesn’t exist. There is no such thing as tomorrow. There never will be because time is always now. That’s one of the things we discover when we stop talking to ourselves and stop thinking. We find there is only present, only an eternal now.” – Alan W. Watts I… Read More What if our future didn’t exist?
As I described in my previous post, one day I realized that we are using fear as our motivation when we are procrastinating. But this thought lead me to searching for even more general aspects of it. To illustrate what I found out, I will divide the topic fear into 3 parts: I will differentiate… Read More Understanding Fear
I don’t know about you but since I’ve been in elementary school, my preparation process for any kind of test, exam or paper has always been the same – no matter how important it was or how much time I had to prepare it. I always went through the same phases: