“I think I am going to pass out,” I whispered under my breath.
The only things that were in my field of vision were my two feet and the jagged rocks in front of me.
I asked my friend,
“I’m so hungry, man. I might faint. …
Who is this book for?
Those who suffer from loneliness and those interested in the question, “What is Love?”
How long is it?
Key Lessons Summarized:
Life is an umbrella of infinite mini-games: inputs and outputs.
“Do this to get that. Do that to get this.”
What is Philosophy? Direct Greek translation is “love of wisdom.”
What is Wisdom? “Quality of having experience, knowledge, and good judgment.” -Oxford Dictionary
Many philosophies exist in the world. Many have stood the test of time.
Since all these exist, the following questions arise:
All suffering can be summed up as such:
One has too much. One has too little.
Suffering is the circle of extremes: Too much is abuse. Too little is starvation.
Too often we get trapped in the concept of Time.
With The Past, we either miss it or regret it. With The Future, we are either too excited for it or see it as impending doom.
Time is a prison. Time brings anxiety or regret. Time is bondage.
“Learning patience can be a difficult experience, but once conquered you will find life is easier.”
— Catherine Puliser
In September of 2019, I went on an unforgettable trip to Tanzania, Africa. I saw the most beautiful sights of the Serengeti. I saw animals that I thought I could only…
The past can be so haunting. An awful thing happened and now there is a constant loop of the event playing over and over in your head.
It is to the point where the Past negatively dictates the Now.
When the Past negatively dictates the Now, the Past negatively dictates…
In 2014, I was a kid starting college. I got my first job and made good money. I was in my first relationship with a girl that I envisioned on marrying.
“I am solid, I am set for life!” I told myself at the time.
Oh, how little I knew…
“One time, she punched me in the face. It was awesome.” — Mean Girls
Wait. Hold up.
There are benefits in getting punched in the face? and…Did this guy just quote Mean Girls?
Yes, and hell yes. I did.
Funny enough, there are benefits of getting punched in the face…