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A Happiness Tip From Aristotle According to Aristotle - the answer should be NO. My favorite philosopher buddy Aristotle says true happiness comes from gaining insight and growing into your best possible self. Otherwise all you’re having is immediate gratification pleasure - which is fleeting and doesnt grow you as a person. In a way the above scenario is a description of someone who does crack or drinks into oblivion. Aristotle has a wonderful quote related to this topic: : I intuit what Aristotle was saying is that life has ebbs and flows. In keeping with this theme, Aristotle believed the highest form of knowledge is insight - because it's the only knowledge which leads to growth - and evolving into your highest potential is what leads to true happiness. For this reason, Aristotle believed that the reason why so many people are unhappy is that they keep foolishly confusing "pleasure" for "happiness." {*style:<b> </b>*} For more about Karen Salmansohn, check out her website by clicking this line here .

50 Viral Images The Web Shared In 2010 As a perpetual observer/analyzer of what people share and why, it’s fascinating to me to study content that spreads. As such, I document/bookmark much of the web’s hottest content for my own insight/analysis, but I also share with readers here too. Images have always been one of the most popular types of content on the web, (even through the popularization of video) and I’m always surprised more marketing and PR folk don’t actively use them as part of their content mixes. Anyway – to continue to spread inspiration, following are 50 images the web has shared in 2010 (likely not all created in 2010, but were shared this year). This is the 4th installment of this series, if you’re new to the blog check out the first three – as when taken together you’ll start to notice patterns in the web’s most shared images If you’re involved in any facet of content marketing, study the archetypes of popular images to gain an understanding of why certain images are sticky and others fall flat. Agreed…

We are perfect Buddha Mind 15 Best Yearbook Quotes | ZootPatrol.com 13 Oct 2010, written by Revelation So when you finally done with high school you get to leave one last quote to be cemented in the yearbook and time forever, a good chance to sound smart, motivated, and compassionate. Instead some people take that offer and really go balls to the wall and make a joke of it. I had a few friends myself that had some classic yearbook quotes from “Why do mice have shoulder blades, life is a mystery.” to “Ride or Die- DMX”, both from two of my best friends. Here are 15 classic quotes from the yearbook that are pretty hilarious. Check the rest below.

Influxinsights October 1, 2013 When the World is Running Down- Massive Attack v Adam Curtis When two of Britain’s most interesting exponents of documentary film and music; Massive Attack and Adam Curtis combined for a show in NYC’s Park Avenue Armory, there was an expectant air in the crowd. October 31, 2012 Examining the Creative Process The documentary Gerhard Richter Painting, while painfully slow when compared to the frenetic cinematic efforts of Michael Bay, is worth watching for those looking for some rich insight into the creative process of perhaps the world’s greatest living painter. August 7, 2012 Max capacity finds art in old media In the crystal clear 3D, HDTV world with digital audio, it sometimes seems like everything is just a little too perfect. November 14, 2011 Photographer manipulates the planet October 20, 2011 Can creativity be agile? May 25, 2011 A chair speaks volumes April 12, 2011 Werner herzog uncovers what it means to be human April 5, 2011 A future for street photography? October 28, 2010

Coffee Cup Analogy « Myriad Hues A group of alumni, highly established in their careers, got together to visit their old university lecturer. Conversation soon turned into complaints about stress in work and life. Offering his guests coffee, the lecturer went to the kitchen and returned with a large pot of coffee and an assortment of cups: porcelain, plastic, glass, some plain-looking and some expensive and exquisite, telling them to help themselves to hot coffee. When all the students had a cup of coffee in hand, the lecturer said: “If you noticed, all the nice-looking, expensive cups were taken up, leaving behind the plain and cheap ones. “Now, if Life is coffee, then the jobs, money and position in society are the cups. So please, don’t let the cups drive you…enjoy the coffee instead. It means you have decided to see beyond the imperfection So please, don’t let the cups drive you…enjoy the coffee instead. Being happy does not mean everything is perfect. Like this: Like Loading...

Attainablemind Collection of Cool Coca-Cola Ads From our Collection of Cool Pepsi Ads post, we learned that many people prefer Coca-Cola over Pepsi. What about Coca-Cola advertisements? This post showcases best print Coca-Cola advertising ideas. Russian Coca-Cola Advertisement Coca-Cola advertisement from Russia. Creative Coca-Cola Advertisement Creative Coca-Cola ad on Times Square, Manhattan. Coca-Cola “Straw” Advertisement Creative Coca-Cola advertisement. Coca-Cola “Bottle” Advertisement Giant Coca-Cola bottle on Nanjing Road. Coca-Cola “Truck” Advertisement Coca-Cola “Surfer” Advertisement Coca-Cola advertisement by Ogilvy ad agency. Coca-Cola Light Advertisement Creative Coca-Cola Light advertisement. Coca-Cola “Fan” Advertisement Creative use of a fan to advertise Coca-Cola. Giant Coca-Cola Advertisement Giant Coca-Cola advertisement in Shanghai. Coca-Cola “Lemon” Advertisement Advertising Agency: McCann Erickson, Chile. Coca-Cola “Bus” Advertisement Coca-Cola “Apartment” Advertisement Coca-Cola ad on apartment block in Irkutsk, Siberia.

The Official Jerry Lewis Comedy Museum and Store The Announcer's Test This is called the announcer's test. It originated at Radio Central New York in the early 1940's as a cold reading test given to prospective radio talent to demonstrate their speaking ability. Del Moore, a long time friend of Jerry's, took this test at Radio Central New York in 1941, and passed it on to him. (Del Moore is best remembered as Dr. Jerry has performed this test on radio, television and stage for many years, and it has become a favorite tongue twister of his fans around the world. Biography / Museum Tour (Timeline) / Filmography / Museum StoreClips & Bites / Fan Club / "Damn Yankees" / Credits / Home Click Here to send us an email Click Here for Copyright information

s Esoteric, Spiritual and Metaphysical Database Eizo X-Ray Pin-Up Calendar Eizo X-Ray Pin-Up Calendar Just when you thought models could not possibly get any skinnier… Eizo, a manufacturer of medical imaging equipment, has released a revealing new calendar to promote their wares. The Eizo X-Ray Pin-Up Calendar is at once hilarious and inventive, a most creative way of promoting their brand to their clientele and beyond. Hat’s off to BUTTER, the Berlin-based advertising agency who came up with this little stroke of genius for Eizo. [butter via advertolog] Vintage Vinyl:Steal This Book Library of Congress number 72-157115 (stolen from Library of Congress) copyright ©1971 PIRATE EDITIONS Restaurants Food Programs Supermarkets Wholesale Markets Food Conspiracies Cheap Chow Free Clothing Sandals Free Furniture Hitch-Hiking Freighting Cars Buses Airlines In City Travel Communes Urban Living Rural Living List of Communes List of Free Universities Birth Control Clinics Abortions Diseases Treated Free Press Conference Wall Painting Use of the Flag Radio Free Telephones Pay Phones Movies and Concerts Records and Books Welfare Unemployment Panhandling Rip-Offs The International Yippie Currency Exchange Buying, Selling and Giving It Away Growing Your Own Laundry Pets Posters Security Postage Maps Ministry Attrocities Veteran's Benefits Watch Vacations Drinks Burials Astrodome Pictures Diploma Toilets Starting a Printing Workshop Underground Newspapers High School Papers G.I. News Services The Underground Press Switchboards Guerrilla Radio Guerrilla Television Dress Helmets Gas Masks Walkie-Talkies Other Equipment Weapons for Street Fighting

Fourth dimension Fourth dimension may refer to: Science[edit] Four-dimensional space, the concept of a fourth dimensionSpacetime, the unification of time and space as a four-dimensional continuumMinkowski space, the mathematical setting for special relativity Literature[edit] Music[edit] Computing[edit] Film[edit] Other[edit] See also[edit] About the blog Fabio Sasso Designer from Porto Alegre, Brazil. Currently working for Google in Mountain View, California. You can follow me via Twitter at @fabiosasso or also visit my personal site at fabiosasso.com Fabiano Meneghetti Fabiano is an architect and designer from Porto Alegre, Brazil. You If you like reading Abduzeedo and you are as much as a design junkie as we are, then you're the one we're looking for.

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