Naming Emotions

An excerpt from LiveScience.com: Brain scans show that putting negative emotions into words calms the brain’s emotion center. That could explain meditation’s purported emotional benefits, because people who meditate often label their negative emotions in an...

Thomas Paine Quote

“These are the times that try men’s souls: The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of his country; but he that stands it Now, deserves the love and thanks of man and woman. Tyranny, like hell, is not easily...

Bruce Lee Quotes Part 1

“It is like a finger pointing to the moon. Don’t concentrate on the finger or you will miss all that heavenly glory.” “Be like water because it is soft, resilient, and formless. It can never be snapped.” “Life is a constant process...

IQ and Siblings

From Slate.com: Eldest children have IQs three points higher than their siblings, on average, in a huge sample of young Norwegian men. The study shows this difference is due to family dynamics, not “prenatal gestational factors,” since “second- and...