True Satisfaction

Just as we fulfill one desire, another seems to be right around the corner. But even a flawless record of getting what we want isn’t truly satisfying, because we don’t actually want what we think we do. What we’re really after is a feeling of deep...

Try Your Best

You were born to learn and evolve. Acting on a sincere intention to grow any aspect of your life feels good. When you try your best it’s much easier to accept how the chips fall, even if it’s not what you expected. No matter how talented and intelligent...

You’re the Real Deal

Believing that you’ll feel good when you finally get what you want will cause you to suffer because nothing on the outside can permanently fulfill you. Look into your past and you’ll see that no external condition has ever satisfied you for long. Since one...

Comparison is Misguided

You’re a social being sharing cultural preferences and goals. One of the consequences of living in society is developing a tendency to compare yourself with others. Sometimes it’s done for inspiration, sometimes for motivation, sometimes to counteract poor...