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Abigail Aguilar

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Photography. Things that interest me. Use for writing. Infographic On Internet Addiction - How Important Is Internet In Our Lives? Human Rights. Why Boredom Is Good for Your Creativity. Like most creatives, you probably have a low boredom threshold.

Why Boredom Is Good for Your Creativity

You’re hardwired to pursue novelty and inspiration, and to run from admin and drudgery. Boredom is the enemy of creativity, to be avoided at all costs. Or is it? Consider these remarks by comedy writer Graham Linehan, in a recent interview for the Guardian: I have to use all these programs that cut off the internet, force me to be bored, because being bored is an essential part of writing, and the internet has made it very hard to be bored. I know how he feels. Of course, Steven Pressfield would have no hesitation in nailing this kind of boredom as Resistance – the invisible force that rises up within us, whenever we set our minds to a difficult creative challenge. Like Linehan, I’ve come to expect the boredom and prepare myself to deal with it.

Resistance knows how hard the task will be, and uses boredom to nudge us away from it, while offering us all kinds of easy ways out. Learn Another Lenguages. Lucid Dreaming Community & Resource. 18 Rules of Living by the Dalai Lama. Posted by Sofo 1.

18 Rules of Living by the Dalai Lama

Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk. 2. When you lose, don’t lose the lesson. 17 things no one probably have told you yet (comics by alex noriega) Posted by rd on Monday, August 15, 2011 · Mozambique based illustrator Alex Noriega loves drawing, reading and drawing even more.

17 things no one probably have told you yet (comics by alex noriega)

Alex was born and raised in Barcelona, went to Llotja, an art and illustration school also in Barcelona. After finishing school, he worked odd jobs and eventually landed a job as an illustrator in a fashion company. Finally, the call to blog got to him. He says, At some point in 2010 I was going through a crisis due to some issues at work, so I decided to start this blog as a way of trying to find what I was doing wrong. More on Alex Noriega’s website. [via thedesigninspiration] Make the jump. 60 Selected Best Famous Quotes. In this posting you will find my selection of the very best 60 quotes, from nearly a decade of collecting them.

60 Selected Best Famous Quotes

They range from the profound to the intriguing to the just plain funny. One way or the other, you’ll surely find many of them to be thought-provoking and entertaining. This selection is, of course, based solely on my personal taste (and even that varies largely from day to day according to my mood). You are welcome to browse the entire collection and look for your own favorite ones or contribute new quotes from your own personal collection. Wisdom Quotes 1. —David Allen 2. —Antoine de Saint-Exupéry 3.

—Unknown Author 4. —Wayne Gretzky 5. —Ambrose Redmoon 6. —Gandhi 7. —Lin-Chi 8. —A. 9. —Abraham Maslow 10. —Aristotle 11. —Baltasar Gracian 12. —Basho 13. —Lao-Tze. Quotes. Funny Philosophy Quotes.