The Power of Eudaimonia: Flow States & Knowing Thyself

“The ultimate end of human acts is Eudaimonia, happiness in the sense of living well, which all men desire; all acts are but different...

How to Become an Overman (Übermensch) in Seven “Easy” Steps

"I teach you the Overman. Man is something that shall be overcome. What have you done to overcome him?... Man is a rope, tied...

Five Existential Philosophers and Their Contribution to Human Wisdom

“For philosophy to rule it is not necessary that philosophers be rulers, nor even for rulers to be philosophers. For philosophy to rule it...
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Seven Thought-Provoking Videos with Alan Watts

"So then, the relationship of self to other is the complete realization that loving yourself is impossible without loving everything defined as other than...

Dreams of our Childhood: The Poetics of Space

“We are never real historians, but always near poets, and our emotion is perhaps nothing but an expression of a poetry that was lost.”...

A Philosophical Inquiry into the Wisdom of Mahatma Gandhi

Gandhi was a paragon of virtue, an icon of iconoclasm. He was the type of person who took the world for what it was,...

Eudaimonia and the Power of Living in the Tension Between Opposites

“Self-mastery, maturity, and wisdom are defined by our ability to hold the tension between opposites.” – Louis G. Herman Eudaimonia is a Greek word that...

The Seven Monomythic Arts of Self-inflicted Philosophy

“We have not even to risk the adventure alone; for the heroes of all time have gone before us; the labyrinth is fully known;...

10 Beautiful Life Lessons from Calvin and Hobbes

Bill Watterson's Calvin and Hobbes was undoubtedly, an integral part of my childhood. As a child, it entertained me and made me think and...