The Goal Behind All Goals

We can become consumed with trying to achieve societally-endorsed goals and lose sight of what’s really important. We chase fortune and recognition without understanding that these can’t really make us happy. In truth, once our basic needs are met,...

The Key to Abundance

If some aspect of your life seems unfulfilling, there’s a remedy. It doesn’t involve strategizing or chasing after what you want. You don’t have to exhaust yourself trying to change outer circumstances. You just need to make an adjustment within...

Expedite Abundance

To attract more abundance, start noticing the wonderful things you already have. No matter what your circumstances, you can find plenty to feel grateful for. You can appreciate the beauty of a flower or revel in a glorious sunset. If you aren’t in the habit of...

Attachment to Form

Learning to discern between attachment and appreciation can bring great benefits. When you base your identity on your appearance, relationship, career or approval from others, your ability to enjoy life is compromised. Fear of losing what you have causes worry and...

Don’t Wait for a White Knight

Waiting for a knight in shining armor or a winning lottery ticket to make your life better is a flawed strategy. Leaving the initiative up to others or improbable odds puts you in a dependent state of mind and makes you feel weak. It reinforces the belief that...

Built for Growth

All living beings experience four essential stages of life: birth, growth, decline and death. Animals appear to go through these without conscious concern for meaning. Many people do the same. Humans are the only (known) species who have the ability to contemplate the...