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We Are Bored Because We Are Old


G.K. Chesterton had an interesting observation about boredom:


The sun rises every morning.  I do not rise every morning; but the variation is due not to my activity, but to my inaction.  

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Class tonight

Teacher “Blahblahblahblahblahblah. oh, blahblahblah”

me: “(something relevant)”

Teacher: “That’s a great point, Taylor! Can you expand on that?”

uh, no. I don’t even remember what I said.  73 more words

The Make It Or Break It

There is a period of time in a relationship that I like to call the “make it or break it” period. This usually occurs after 7-12 months when both people involved start to realize that the chase is over and there’s really nothing new. 230 more words

Measurable Goals and Growth

Goals.  How do you hit them?  How do you place them within sane and profitable range?  How do you avoid the extremes of setting the bar too low—being unchallenged and bored—and shooting unrealistically high (and being discouraged and defeated)? 396 more words