Game of Thrones Gave the Internet the Perfect GIF for All Your Everyday Problems — TIME

Warning: This post contains spoilers for season seven of Game of Thrones. On Sunday night’s episode of Game of Thrones, Daenerys Targaryen’s fire-breathing dragon wasn’t just her ace in the hole during the Loot Train Battle. It was also a gift to the internet. Just as Jaime Lannister gave Bronn the telltale sign of hubris…

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11 Things That Happen When You Search For Wholeness Within Yourself Instead Of Another Person — Thought Catalog

Meireles Neto1. You discover that you were always whole, always complete, and never lacking on your own. Searching for wholeness within yourself means that you stop relying on others to fill you or complete you. Instead of falling into a relationship with a significant other to find meaning, you look for meaning within yourself, within…

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Musings — Dirty Sci-Fi Buddha

From what I’ve seen, it seems that when people commit to believing in something, it becomes very difficult—painful, even—to entertain the notion that they might be wrong. But IMHO, it is the willingness to accept this difficulty and pain that drives innovation and honest inquiry. I believe this willingness to engage in thought experiments—however unpopular […]

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What It Means To Love Someone Who Struggles With Loving Themselves — Thought Catalog

Elizabeth TsungI have to tell you, I’m difficult to love. The fact that it is taking me quite some time to learn how to love myself means that it’s not going to be a walk in the park for you to love me. I have mustered every ounce of courage to teach myself the essence…

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Yoga Effective at Reducing Symptoms of Depression — Neuroscience News Updates

New studies presented at the 125th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association reveal the positive impact practicing yoga has on reducing symptoms of depression and improving quality of life for those with the disorder.

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Musings — Dirty Sci-Fi Buddha

As a general rule, I try to be careful when stating my opinion. The reason is that people will defend their comfort zones (and the implied attack on their identity) with mountains of the sweetest smelling BS, the most brilliantly disingenuous logic, and the sharpest, most vicious hate they can muster… Regardless of how true […]

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