“They will tell you you’re useless, if they can’t use you.” Marty Rubin Society as one knows it has become more reliant on being productive in every waking moment of a person’s life. People in many countries literally work themselves to death for entities that could replace them once they’ve outlived their usefulness to theContinue reading “The Art of the Useless: Lightening your Workload in Life”
What happens when the law conflicts with your morals?
Surviving in chaos is a necessary requirement to build a better life.
“Being a male is a matter of birth. Being a man is a matter of choice.” — Edwin Louis Cole
“No one outside ourselves can rule us inwardly. When we know this, we become free.” Buddha
When was the last time you blamed yourself and took responsibility?
“Freedom is the name of virtue: Slavery, of vice…. None is a slave whose acts are free.”
“Begin the morning by saying to yourself, I shall meet with the busybody, the ungrateful, arrogant, deceitful, envious, unsocial. All these things happen to them by reason of their ignorance of what is good and evil. … I can neither be injured by any of them, for no one can fix on me what is ugly, nor can I be angry with my kinsman, nor hate him.” -Marcus Aurelius
In a world of empty consumerism, self discipline may give your life meaning beyond consumption.
When morals no longer exist, people cling to government and censorship for solutions.