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The Differences Between Happiness and Meaning in Life

The pursuit of happiness and meaning are two of our most central motivations in life. A wealth of research in positive psychology suggests that happiness and meaning are, in fact, essential elements of well-being. 210 more words

Intuitive understanding

For the past couple of centuries the Western World has tended to judge reality by what can be proved scientifically. Yet increasingly we have come to see that there are all sorts of realities that are not perceived by deductive reasoning, but are perceived intuitively. 90 more words


Will the Cray Computer Become a Believer?

“Titan,” the supercomputer at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Oakville, Tennessee, and built by computer manufacturer Cray, is tasked with solving such mysteries as the meaning of life… 169 more words

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Bring Your Best to a New Year

As we grow older, each year seems to pass more quickly.

When I was five years old, a summer seemed to last a year; now each season passes in a flash. 475 more words

Healthwise: Keeping You Healthy

meaning in life

“There are three main avenues on which one arrives at meaning in life.

The first is by creating a work or doing a deed.

The second is by experiencing something or encountering someone; in other words, meaning can be found not only in work but also in love.

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Past glories that no one else remembers

I know of a man who was once voted captain and most improved player on the school basketball team. The proudest moment of his life was the day when, in front of the entire student body, he was presented with two trophies, one for each award. 109 more words

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