The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good things for the first time.
You're dealing with the demon of external validation. You can't beat external validation. You want to know why? Because it feels sooo good.
"If you realize too acutely how valuable time is, you are too paralyzed to do anything."
There are days when any electrical appliance in the house, including the vacuum cleaner, offers more entertainment than the TV set.
Ritual is the way you carry the presence of the sacred. Ritual is the spark that must not go out.
Change has a considerable psychological impact on the human mind. To the fearful it is threatening because it means that things may get worse. To the hopeful it is encouraging because things may get better. To the confident it is inspiring because...