It’s one of my favourite quotes from Tyler Durden in Fight Club. We know it’s true. But just like a drug we find it hard to stop.
Translated from a latin proverb around 200 BCE, as sayings go, “Fortune favours the brave” is one of the most popular in human history.
Do you suffer from mean world syndrome? If you consume the average amount of news media then the answer is probably yes.
So what is life all about? This question shouldn’t be confused with what’s the meaning of/or what’s the purpose of life?
Most of what you’ll read about Jevons paradox relates to economics. What’s not discussed and what I find interesting is how Jevons paradox affects our daily lives.
If you’ve arrived here thinking I’m going to outline a solution to having no motivation at work then you should turn back. I am not the solution. I am here to tell you that you have good reason to be unmotivated at work.
Life is full of fake people; you, me and everyone else. Not only is life full of fake people, the world is faker than it’s ever been before.
My experience of a pointless meeting I attended and the thoughts that ran through my head while sitting there and losing the will to live.
As I’ve grown older, I’ve realised that I don’t fit in. The feeling of not fitting in came about in the workplace but it’s society as a whole. I’m definitely not normal but I’m not looking for sympathy. I don’t want to fit in.
We all have different levels of freedom. Prison inmates have little and others have a lot. But many of us aren’t as free as we think.