Archive for August, 2015

Personal Development

What Do You Need to Be Happy? (The Real Answer Might Surprise You)

American author and ambassador, Clare Boothe Luce, once said “Money can’t buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you’re being miserable.” Her words summarize what so many have reiterated over the years, but is it true? Philosophers have been trying to uncover the roots of happiness for centuries. Where it comes from, …


“If you don’t have a solution… Congratulations. You don’t have a problem.”

We all have an intrinsic desire to make sense out of chaos, and our minds naturally spin as we try to resolve conflict. There are many wonderful life coach quotes that illustrate this, but perhaps few come close to Deepak Chopra’s “What keeps life fascinating is the constant creativity of the soul.” By nature, every …


“However clever you are… confusion will arise if you are thinking.”

People often think confusion is a sign of a slow mind, when, in fact, it’s what spurs an intelligent mind and leads to greatness. Scientific studies have shown that when people are presented with a confusing situation, they actually become more critical thinkers, and the acquired skills carry over into future learning opportunities. Artist Salvador …