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Life after the Daily Grind
Comparison is the thief of joy
"Comparison is the thief of joy" is a quote from Theodore Roosevelt. According to social comparison theory we measure ourselves by comparing ourselves to others. ...
March 4, 2021
From chimneys to Snowflakes: is life too easy?
From working in coal mines and stuck up chimneys to sitting on the couch playing video games. Has life become too easy? ...
February 23, 2021
Is being rich worth it?
Why do so many people want to be rich? Do rich people have a better life? Is being rich really worth it? ...
February 15, 2021
Why office work is such a doss
As the creator of Dilbert puts it, the reality for many is that office work is a pretence, it's about making yourself look good, or how I often hear it described: it's a game ...
February 6, 2021
Feeling good vs feeling happy
What's the difference between feeling good and feeling happy? I believe there's a distinct difference between the two that's worth knowing ...
January 24, 2021
Society’s rules: past, present and future
We need rules in society, without them there would be anarchy. These rules change; women can vote, slavery is illegal and same sexes can marry. But where are these rules heading? ...
January 15, 2021
Bored of work? Why jobs have become tedious
You're not the only one bored of work. Work has become meaningless through no fault of your own ...
December 4, 2020
The purpose of life: survive and reproduce
Why do you do the things you do or what's the purpose of life? This has a simple answer: the purpose of life is to survive and reproduce ...
November 21, 2020
Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need
Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need. This is a quote from Voltaire. How does work spare us from boredom though? ...
November 10, 2020