We all do. But sometimes we look for success in the wrong places or we try to achieve it in the wrong ways. Here are 60 inconvenient truths about personal development to help you stay on track. The acquisition of knowledge doesn’t mean you’re growing. And remember, the extra mile is the stretch of road that’s never crowded. Tools for creating ideas. How-To: Easily Remove the Vocals from Most Songs. 2015 Shortcut: When I wrote this article Audacity didn’t have an automatic center-panned vocal canceling effect… but now it does, so rather than do the stereo-separate / invert-one-track / play-both-as-mono trick (and that’s pretty much all there is to it), you should be able to find the Vocal Remover option in the Effects menu – but it’s more fun / interesting and can give better results if you do it yourself!
=D I found this trick the other day whilst stumbling the Interwebs and thought I’d do a quick-write up w/ pictures to make it as easy as possible… For this exercise we’re going to be using a piece of free audio software called Audacity, which you can get for Linux, Windows and Mac. Update: If you’re trying this out on a Mac, please make sure you get Audacity 1.3 Beta or newer – the stable 1.2 version appears to have a missing equaliser decibal-range slider which you need towards the end of the process!
1.) Import Some Audio. How Will I Know I Am Really In Love? Easy 2-Step Lucid Dream Method. Throughout the day, ask yourself if you are dreaming whenever you notice the dot.
This technique is called a "Reality Check". Each time you see the dot, don't just say "Of course I'm not dreaming". Really think about it and analyze your surroundings. Otherwise, you'll dismiss the question in your sleep. The way to check if you are dreaming is to look at any text or numbers around you (eg. a book, sign, clock face, etc), then look away for 5 seconds. Home DIY. Inspiring Movies » Life-Changing Arts. Before you look at the selected movies, please understand that this is by no means 'the ultimate list of inspiring movies'.
Creating such a list is impossible. What inspires one person, might leave another stone cold, what is life-changing to one, might be no more than amusing to someone else. The below selection of movies is meant to grow and expand with time, while aknowledging exceptional movies at all times - at least those we thought or felt were exceptional, either because of their profound message, the "think differently" factor, or perhaps just as an illustration of an exceptional approach to life.
Click on any movie to find out more about it and see movie clips, where available. If you think there is a movie that should be added, by all means, let us know which, and why. Sweet nothings by ~Bob-Rz on deviantART picture on VisualizeUs. Solitude - Ella Wheeler Wilcox. You Are Tired (I Think) by e.e. cummings by stateofmind_77 on share good poems on 43 Things. Blue Fairy Book.
Ee cummings – i like my body when it is with your body. Do not stand at my grave and weep. Do Not Stand at My Grave and Weep is a poem written in 1932 by Mary Elizabeth Frye.
Although the origin of the poem was disputed until later in her life, Mary Frye's authorship was confirmed in 1998 after research by Abigail Van Buren, a newspaper columnist. Full text Do not stand at my grave and weep, I am not there; I do not sleep. I am a thousand winds that blow, I am the diamond glints on the snow, I am the sunlight on ripened grain, I am the gentle autumn rain. When you awaken in the morning’s hush I am the swift uplifting rush Of quiet birds in circled flight. I am the soft stars that shine at night. ♥ ♥ Breakups 101- a guide to surviving a break up. Periodic Table of Storytelling by *ComputerSherpa on deviantART. YTMND - Blue Ball Machine (Classic GIF Returned)
15 Styles of Distorted Thinking. 47 Mind-Blowing Psychology-Proven Facts You Should Know About Yourself. WHAT YOU ARE ABOUT TO READ IN THE NEXT PARAGRAPH IS COMMONLY BELIEVED, BUT NOT TRUE – You read by recognizing the shapes of words and groups of words.
Words that are in all capital letters all have the same shape: a rectangle of a certain size. This makes words displayed in all uppercase harder to read than upper and lower case (known as “mixed case”). Mixed case words are easier to read because they make unique shapes, as demonstrated by the picture below. OK, NOW THE TRUE STUFF STARTS — When I started this article the topic was supposed to be why all capital letters are harder to read.
Like most people with a usability background or a cognitive psychology background, I can describe the research — just what I wrote in the first paragraph above. The research doesn’t exist, or “It’s complicated” — Something happened when I went to find the research on the shape of words and how that is related to all capital letters being harder to read. Example of fixations and saccades. Personal Development for Smart People - Steve Pavlina. Amazing-Places_24B-552508.jpeg (JPEG Image, 1600x1200 pixels) - Scaled (49%) Automatic Flatterer. 8 Things to Stop Doing Right Now.
The main purpose of this site is to help you be who you want to be and live the life you want to live. I think everyone deserves that at the bare minimum, and I believe that everyone can achieve it. Therefore, a lot of the messages that I share here are positive, inspiring and action orientated. The Dalai Lama’s 18 Rules For Living. May 6, 2011 | 42 Comments » | Topics: Life, List At the start of the new millennium the Dalai Lama apparently issued eighteen rules for living. Since word travels slowly in the digital age these have only just reached me. Here they are. Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk. When you lose, don’t lose the lesson.