Category: Personal development


Via Scoop.itCuriosity, Awareness, Compassion and Diffusion

No idealism, no false pragmatism, but only education and willingness!
I like that type of initiatives. Even if we can consider it a pis aller, such an organization aims at taking into account the actual strengths and weaknesses of existing people and structures, in order to make them match global sustainability concerns.
At the present time, I think it’s the best way to mix paradoxical paradigms: progress through infinite development vs progress through best use of limited resources!

Via www.thenaturalstep.org

Via Scoop.itCuriosity, Awareness, Compassion and Diffusion

In this excerpt from “Standing on the Sun,” Meyer and Kirby first show us why and how “capitalism is subject to change” and then ask us to consider a capitalism in which components such as competition and financial gain are no longer the core or…

For less than $20, you can grab a print of that essay. I’m considering ordering a copy… as I’m quite eager to discover where a simple but audacious ‘shift in perspective’ has led the co-authors.

Brutal seizures are always feared, and then fought in order to delay their unavoidable happening. Even for issues occuring at personal and/or nonsignificant levels, people tend to slightly distort existing models to make them match what they perceive in reality.

But, sometimes, you have to go far beyond, and start from scratch again. So, let alarm beacons light through our often glued static way of thinking. We’ll get a chance to evolve.
Via blogs.reuters.com

Via Scoop.itCuriosity, Awareness, Compassion and Diffusion

Brene Brown studies human connection — our ability to empathize, belong, love. A must-see which I’m fond of. You’ll be taught vulnerability is to be saught, grown, cherished, and even preserved. That way, each of us may live a plain life, in accordance with his/her personal aspirations, and let a chance to actually enjoy every single day and not suffer it. Safety nets prohibited!
Via www.ted.com

Via Scoop.itCuriosity, Awareness, Compassion and Diffusion

“Enjoy your life, set your own goals, and be happy with it !” This little mantra, if you make it yours, may change your entire life. I’m convinced that it embeds some seeds for freedom and openness.
Via theoatmeal.com