7 Life-Learnings from 7 Years of Brain Pickings, Illustrated By Maria Popova In the fall of 2013, as Brain Pickings was turning seven, I wrote about the seven most important things I learned in those seven years of reading, writing, and living. Much to my surprise and humbling delight, I began receiving a steady outpour of letters from readers, people for whom these notes to myself had struck a deep chord of resonance in their own lives, on their own journeys. Eventually, my friends at Holstee — makers of the beloved Holstee Manifesto — reached out and suggested a creative collaboration that would bring these seven learnings to life in visual form. Having known the Holstee crew for many years, and having long shared an enormous kinship of spirit and values with them, I was instantly in. 4 Ancient Civilizations, 20 TIMELESS Proverbs To Unlock Higher Levels Of Your Consciousness! Human consciousness constantly evolves. Than, why do ancient civilizations seem to have been wiser than people today? It seems that consciousness evolves both collectively and individually. If a person is preoccupied with mundane tasks, then they will remain circling inside their current state of consciousness no matter if everyone around them elevates their way of thinking.
FBI Released a Document Proving Adolf Hitler and Eva Braun fled to Argentina in a Submarine The FBI.gov website reveals the government knew Hitler was alive and well, and living in the Andes Mountains long after World War II had ended. The world has been told for the last 70 years that on April 30 1945, Adolf Hitler committed suicide in his underground bunker. His body was discovered and identified by the Soviets before being taken back to Russia. Is it possible that the Soviets lied all this time, and that history was rewritten? With the release of these FBI documents, it certainly seems that the most notorious leader in history escaped Germany and lived a peaceful life in the foothills of the Andes Mountains in South America.
Ego is the Enemy: The Legend of Genghis Khan In his new book, Ego is the Enemy, Ryan Holiday tells the story of Genghis Khan and how his openness to learning was the foundation of his success. By Ryan Holiday The legend of Genghis Khan has echoed through history: A barbarian conqueror, fueled by bloodlust, terrorizing the civilized world. We have him and his Mongol horde traveling across Asia and Europe, insatiable, stopping at nothing to plunder, rape, and kill not just the people who stood in their way, but the cultures they had built. Watch Maisie Williams Surprise Game Of Thrones Fans At An RPG Store Subscribe to UPROXX Damn, Maisie Williams. Back at it again with the hilarious social media content! Everyone’s favorite Game of Thrones actress (sorry, Sophie) took time out from her busy schedule to participate in a really fun video with NYLON Magazine.
5 Secrets to Wu Wei, the Taoist Principle of Effortless Effort · The Mind Unleashed As we progress through the process of ascension, several stages occur. Among them is a shake-up which inspires an initial awakening, then the full realization of truth, followed by the development of discernment to ascertain a correct course of action. We wouldn’t try to ride a bicycle before building one, nor would we attempt to sail an ocean without a boat. When things get challenging in life, we can check to see if we are practicing Wu Wei in order to refine our actions. This is the art of effortless action as described in Taoist teachings.
17 Things You Should Know Before You Fall In Love With An Old Soul – Science Mastermind 1. Don’t worry about going overboard with impressing us. It’s the simple things in life we have the most fun with. The easiest way to our heart is just doing things like walking around a city exploring, going on long drives in the country on the weekend, a trip to the bookstore, conversations that last long into the night. We value seemingly simplistic gestures over anything else because it’s in those moments where we feel we truly connect with someone. 2. Healthy News and Information Rise with the sun to pray. Pray alone. Pray often. The Great Spirit will listen, if you only speak. – Be tolerant of those who are lost on their path. Electronics Basics: Fundamentals of Electricity - dummies By Doug Lowe In order to understand even the simplest concepts of electronics, you must first understand what electricity is. After all, the whole purpose of electronics is to get electricity to do useful and interesting things.