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Momentary Observation- Personal Defense

Food for thought from the Dalai Lama:

“If someone has a gun and is trying to kill you, it would be reasonable to shoot back with your own gun.” – Dalai Lama (Seattle Times, 05-15-2001).

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Happiness is a Byproduct

“Happiness is a by-product. You cannot pursue it by itself.”

– Sam Levenson –

“Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.” 33 more words

No, China isn't giving Katy Perry another chance

China may not have forgiven Katy Perry yet.

The singer was denied a visa to China to perform at an upcoming Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show… 284 more words

Talking About Cultural Misappropriation

First and foremost, we never intend disrespect towards our subject matter, which is comparative mythology and folklore.

Just as importantly, we never intend disrespect to the practitioners of the many faiths, cultures and beliefs that we chronicle. 682 more words


What's wrong with people?

“Please don’t judge people. You don’t know what it took someone to get out of bed, look and feel as presentable as possible and face the day. 960 more words


Are you doing those 18 Things to be happier?

Have you ever thought about what really makes you happy?

Is it maybe the smile of your child? Traveling the world. Spending time with loved ones. 513 more words

Tranquility in Life

“Only the development of compassion and understanding for others can bring us the tranquility and happiness we all seek.”- Dalai Lama