Does knowledge make life easier or harder?

The ancient Aztecs had an answer to your question.This is a stone carving in the museum in Mexico City entitled, ‘Man Gaining Knowledge'. It is an image of a man being devoured by a dragon . . .

Why is doing simple things in life important?

Simple things are important, because even complicated things are made of of..........simple things.Get the little things right, and the big things take care of themselves.

What is something that your child saw that you wished they didn't?

My daughter saw her father dead from an overdose while spending the summer at his home. She was 11 years old. His family had known he was a drug addict for years but they really didn't want to acknowledge the problem and mostly laughed it off. They were

What are 10 life lessons that you have learned in your life?

I read this letter at three sites first on Facebook then buzzfeed and then on bustle and think everyone should read this so here is that letter.This is a note from a woman who dying of bone cancer at the age of 27 may make you totally reevaluate it. Holly Butcher, a woman

What was your biggest failure in the classroom?

I wish that I had taken high school a little more seriously academically. I got great grades in those subjects that interested me such as physics, music, English, and just barely passed History (funny, I now teach it but make sure

What can you teach me that can be useful in my life?

The 15 Cardinal Rules of Life:Good Relationship > Being Single >>>>>> Shitty RelationshipNever leave your parents. They are the reason you are here.Personality is not set in stone. You are able to take control or change it the way you like.People say

What made you realise that yes, he/she is the one with whom you can spend the rest of your life?

Do they make you want to be a better version of yourself?Do you care about their mental wellbeing, about their spiritual growth more than your emotional outbursts?Do they make you want to look forward to the day with them?

What life lesson changed you the most?

I am the only one responsible for my future, and life will not give you anything unless you fight really hard for it.Some circumstances in your life will make you feel a little bit depressed, and you're going to think that the future will be hopeless, that's when I realized that the only way I

Which things make life interesting?

It's ours! The basis of an interesting and rich life are the following principles: 1. Having a goal and achieving it. Having a goal forces us to take many steps to achieve it. We dream, carried out their wishes, looking for new ways to succeed. And while we are striving for the goal, our life is full

What is it that really matters the most in our life?

1. Values MatterOur values identify what's important to us and how we prioritize our time, energy and attention. They reflect what we stand for. They define the outer limit of what we're willing to tolerate and what we're not. They determine the context of what

What are the 5 best things in life people overlook?

The feeling of fresh air entering your lungs in the morning after a long rain.The smell of garlic and butter simmering in a skillet.Chocolate chip cookies fresh out of the oven.Puppies/dogs sleeping on you.Sitting on the beach at night looking up toward the universe, listening to the waves crash in front of you.

How to become more valuable in life

We become valuable by contributing in whatever we can in our daily life be it our professional life or personal life. We must not feel dejected when the rewards for what we do are not to our satisfaction. The biggest power

What type of wisdom improved your life quality?

Tibetan book of the dead..do not get scared by the title.. it is a pretty calm and soothing book (creepy, huh?).. it talks about the person's ability to see the path to eternity..the first step is to be prepared to take the trip: if the person is not ready, the person will be trapped

What is one thing you should never do while cooking?

Rub your eyes while chopping chillies. Or go to the toilet when chopping chillies without washing your hands thoroughly first (and of course afterwards)Not good.

What makes life worth living when poor and single?

Not being poor an preferably single for now, I wouldn't know. Life is life animals have life. Life has no program but to survive, only life that is aware of it being changed or terminated are humans.

Will the Internet replace the role of school in the future?

Super interesting question.So, around 2000 or so, I read a scifi book which I'm tempted to think was Cyber Way by Alan Dean Foster but on further reflection might have been one of the other books I purchased on that trip (and absent the ability to quickly thumb through it, do not rely on this

What are the best ways to make your life easier?

1. Begin a businessMy father, who has been independently employed all his life, used to disclose to me that "Lone rascals work for jerks." Working for another person puts you at their kindness and subjects you to their impulses - and frequently their poor administration abilities. That, as well as the

What can I learn/know in 10 minutes about your profession that is useful for the rest of my life?

Do not trust ad-hoc security mechanisms. People like to think that being able to build a secure system is function of how smart one is, and implicitly assume that they are smart enough. But something secure  is a skill that has to be learned. In cryptography - for an overwhelming portion of the cases,

What makes life?

Life was created by God for His and our happiness.Although not easy to understand, see Abstract 1 of Life Philosophy by Joao Ferreira.

What things make life memorable?

For me,  it is the especially good or especially bad experiences that are memorable.    I would much more prefer more good experiences in life.      Good experiences can sometimes take many many years of work. Bad experiences can happen within a minutes carelessness.     My favorite experiences have been a satisfaction at completing a

I feel ridiculous when I dance, how do some people dance with no inhibitions?

When I was in my youth, I felt ridiculous when I danced, too. That's because social dancing was defined back in the late '70s and early '80s - aside from disco - was freeform and totally un-choreographed. What, exactly, are you supposed to do

What is a word for: when life, family, external social pressures, and other possible factors all direct you towards a specific path or role in life that you wouldn't have done otherwise?

You can put your question in two different concepts; good and bad. Good could be expressed as groomed...molded...supported...encouraged...guided...prepared...nurtured. Bad could be called forced...pushed...told...coerced...duress...undue influenced...shoved...unwillingly...over-powered. just a few that came to mind :)

How life changing are the teachings you've learned from Isha Yoga programs? Did they actually give you lasting changes?

I am not familiar with Isha Yoga but after a quick google I see similarity's to the Traditional Himalayan teachings that I study and practice:Yoga as a complete pathYoga as a scienceYoga as reality, enlightenmentYoga as exclusion of none - we are oneFrom the ideas above I can tell you

What is the best thing to happen in your life nowadays?

I AM GOING TO PUT THE ANSWER IN THIS WAY. WHAT I AM GRATEFUL FOR IN MY LIFE.Everything is best if you look at the brighter side of things. If you indulge in self pity and stress then the quality of your life will turn out to be miserable.. I have good parents who never restrict

What are the best ways to make your life easier?

1. Begin a businessMy father, who has been independently employed all his life, used to disclose to me that "Lone rascals work for jerks." Working for another person puts you at their kindness and subjects you to their impulses - and frequently their poor administration abilities. That, as well as the

What are some of the things we should know that are not taught in school?

Beyond the walls of the institution, there lies a different world.Schools and colleges are the places where you realize that shit gets real and you have to deal with it on your own. And this, they cannot teach you at all. Few important things that we can not learn from school or college include:

Does life gets easier or harder?

Life is simple, but we insist on making it complicated. - ConfuciusThough I broadly disagree with just about everything Confucius ever said or did, I do like the essence of this quote.People complicate things so much. Life is pretty simple: Make good choices.

What are good life experiences?

Here's my parent's story!A story, which might sound quite hard to believe, but its just the game of the destiny that happened with them, making it one of the best life experiences one can have.The story commenced back in the year 1987, when

What is the most useful skill that a person could learn and practice?

CompassionMad at that fast food establishment messing up your order? Let it go.Mad that a service is taking too long? Let it go.There are so many situations that are out of our control, and taking your anger out on those around you won't fix the problem. Two wrongs don't make a right. Sure there are employees at establishments

What makes life so interesting and exciting?

Question: What makes life so interesting and exciting?Variety.Even if we do not seek variety, we never know what will happen next. Being open to it makes it fun and interesting. Don't be afraid of it!

What is the best thing in life, according to you?

The best thing in life is life itself. Everybody knows that we live only once still how much time we give to ourselves to stay well and happy.How much time we spend on counting our blessings? I know many people who spend most of their time caring about how much money they could make ?Most important in life is

How do one live happily despite having sorrows of life?

True happiness is a balanced situation, among happiness and unhappiness. The purpose of Creation is our and God happiness; but long run happiness is not an easy task mainly for people elder than 50 years old about. To know more about happiness see Abstract 4 of Life Philosophy by Joao Ferreira.

What makes life worthy and interesting?

There are a lot of things that make our lives worth living. For instance for a book worm, there are thousands of books remaining to be read. For a adventurer, there are millions of places to be explored. And for normal people like you and me , our aims and goals makes our lives interesting. We

What do you live for?

First of all, tell me about it!!Secondly, you are not alone at all!Thirdly, I don't think there is solution( Of course, distracting yourself to so something isn't a valid one)If you 'REALLY'(circular reasoning?) mean the question, here goes the explanation:You are suffering from depression my friend. More like Existential Crisis! (How to

What are some of the little things that I should do to make my life better?

Get organised. Put back things to their places after you have used them.Be grateful to people who've helped/are helping make your life better.Do a physical activity everyday that makes your heart beat faster.Eliminate time wasters and self-serving people from your life.As much as

Can we spend life without friends?

Yes, definitely you can spend your life without any friend at all.I have colleagues, network with people, talk to them, help them with something but I don't consider anyone my friend. I won't ever introduce any of those to my family because I consider

What can I learn/know in 10 minutes about your profession that is useful for the rest of my life?

Do not trust ad-hoc security mechanisms. People like to think that being able to build a secure system is function of how smart one is, and implicitly assume that they are smart enough. But something secure  is a skill that has to be learned. In cryptography - for an overwhelming portion of the cases,

Why don't some people make the most of life?

I can think of some reasons:They don't have the means to do so (materially).They don't dare to do so.They don't know what they want (lack self-reflection).They don't know about the possibilities.They are under social pressure and try to conform.They chicken out when there is an opportunity.They dislike change.Hope, this helps!--- Lisa (Epic LifeQuest).

What makes life complete?

Nibbana (Pali) is cessation of ego and desire (mentioned as cessation of anger and hatred in some books). How should one go about doing it? According to Buddhist tradition, Buddha's last words were -Be lamps unto yourself as all of you must work out your own liberation

What is one cooking tip that has literally changed your life?

Discovering the value of cast-iron skillets. It is somewhat of an art in itself, but once you master it, the cast-iron skillet will be your most useful pan. This morning, for example, I used my larger skillet to fry bacon, and then I sauteed asparagus and fresh corn in a small bit of bacon grease. In my smaller pan,

They say that the simple things in life are often the best, so what are your simple things that make your life worth living and worthwhile for you?

The returned love of a person that you love, on a level of trust so high that jealousy has no logical reason to exist, because you know each other so well, including their ultimate level of commitment and contentment.Best friend lovers who support each other even thru the rough patches. Such a

What is the best way to spend money?

There are two parts to your question. How to save and how to get steady income. There are two ways of saving out of a given income.  First spend on whatever you want to and save what is left.  Other one, first keep some portion of income aside and spend the