• The Fear of Ending a Relationship

    The Fear of Ending a Relationship Some of us live in such dread of ending a relationship, wed rather sacrifice our chances of long-term happiness rather than endure a tricky few hours. But the discomfort of ... The School of Life The School of Life Feb 12, 2020

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  • Why There Is No 'Happily Ever After'

    Why There Is No 'Happily Ever After' We long to reach a state where we can at last be happy and calm forever. But so long as we are alive, stability will always elude us for reasons ... The School of Life The School of Life Sep 23, 2020

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  • Why Voltaire Said: You Must Cultivate Your Own Garden

    Why Voltaire Said: You Must Cultivate Your Own Garden Voltaires phrase - you must cultivate your own garden - is one of the most famous statements in the world. But what did Voltaire mean by this - and what ... The School of Life The School of Life Sep 16, 2020

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  • A Test to Work Out if You're a Good Person

    A Test to Work Out if You're a Good Person Whether or not we count as a good person depends on an unexpected but crucial ingredient. Find out more about whether you qualify by watching the film. Sign up to ... The School of Life The School of Life Sep 9, 2020

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  • 12 signs you might be suffering from PTSD

    12 signs you might be suffering from PTSD Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (C-PTSD) refers to a state in which we are severely impacted in the present by emotional neglect in our childhoods. The symptoms include high ... The School of Life The School of Life Sep 2, 2020

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  • The Dangers of Having Too Little To Do

    The Dangers of Having Too Little To Do We long to get all our work done in order to have free time. But we should be very careful with leisure. Having nothing left to do work-wise can be ... The School of Life The School of Life Aug 26, 2020

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  • Why We Shouldn't Worry About Dying Young

    Why We Shouldn't Worry About Dying Young We spend a lot of time worrying that we wont have enough time to lead a good life. But we would be far better off focusing on the quality of ... The School of Life The School of Life Aug 19, 2020

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  • How to Learn to Love Oneself More

    How to Learn to Love Oneself More Self-hatred is a particularly vicious disease which destroys our ability to defend ourselves and to confront enemies. Here are some tips on how to make better friends with ourselv ... The School of Life The School of Life Aug 12, 2020

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  • How Science Can Be As Comforting As Religion

    How Science Can Be As Comforting As Religion We are used to religions telling us consoling and soothing things; but what we often miss is that science has just as many wise and kindly perspectives on our lives ... The School of Life The School of Life Aug 5, 2020

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  • 5 Reasons the Modern World Is so Ugly

    5 Reasons the Modern World Is so Ugly A distinguishing feature of much of the modern man-made world is that it is, first and foremost, very ugly: disappointing modern architecture abounds. Weve almost ceased to notice ... The School of Life The School of Life Jul 29, 2020

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