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Emotional Success Tag

I had a conversation the other day and we talked about his experience of going to see a therapist. He always had this idea that therapists were perfect. And that the therapist had all the answers and that their life was peachy, just perfect. What...

How to make people like you. The quickest and simplest way to make people like you is to make them feel good. How to make people feel good. People love to be "seen" and "felt." That means they want to know that you see who they really are....

"As we grow and develop, our love changes, embracing more of the world and maturing as we assume more responsibility for those we love. A loving person loves life, and all that is alive and everything that sustains life. It is this love that furthers...

Mind tricks and rationalizations. It helps to know that on your way to achieving happiness, you will be your own worst enemy. We all play mind tricks on ourselves, and many of our “problems” are symptoms of those tricky patterns of thought. You talk yourself out of...

Want a life where you start doing what you want to do, stop doing what you don’t want to do, and feel happiness and peace-of-mind? Then seize the day. What I mean by that is, be mindful of where you are. Take care to be conscious...

Deep Change is Much More Than Finding a Comfortable Role or Playing Better Games Going to therapy to get better at playing the role of good husband, good wife, bread winner, hard worker, good student, bad boy, doting mother, martyr, or anything else will not make your life...

Like anything else you want to master, learning to control your emotions takes practice. Luckily, there are some tools you can use to make the process easier. I'll get to those. But first, you have to know this. If you're bad at controlling your emotions, it probably...

  If you want to know why happiness is so elusive, I have some good news. Contrary to what you might believe: Happiness is not really all that elusive. But, it's like anything in life. If it's not innate, or someone else didn't give it to you, you're...

Do you ever find yourself thinking, I want to feel happy more often? If so, you've come to the right place. Happiness, it turns out, is completely attainable....

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