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What Stops You From Being Happy?

What Stops You From Being Happy?

We all, in one way or another, are in pursuit of happiness. The fact that so many of us feel unhappy a lot of the time is a reflection of the fact that we don't really know exactly what it is we pursue or why. This is a far from definitive explanation of a really complex issue but it may provide some illumination.

#intentional #happiness 

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David Amerland · When things happen that we don’t want to happen, I argue, that they then have to happen. Not because I believe in some predestined reality but because moments such as the war in Ukraine are evidence of system errors. Dive in.  · #intentional #thesnipermind #decisionmaking 

5 months ago

Finding The Meaning In Life

David Amerland · "Not only do we not see an actual meaning of life in its function but we also differentiate between the two crucial states of “life” and “non-life” through an arbitrary and entirely self-serving evaluation which we do not really have an obvious way of validating." Talking about t ...

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Take Total Control Of Your Fitness In 2022

David Amerland · Three books that give you a complete, planned, monitored and fueled path to follow in the year ahead. I have placed links for each of them here: https://amzn.to/3FIHk0e https://amzn.to/3EACEYZ https://amzn.to/3EACwst #fitness #Health #selfcare

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I’m not sure exactly when or what prompted me to take a conscious, reflective look at the sky. I do remember though that it was one evening, as I was about to draw the curtains that I appreciated the sky for the first time. For me and I hazard a guess, most people, my daily life ...

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