Posts tagged thinking

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Nietzsche, Zen and Slaps In The Face

Waking Up Your Mind So I was testing this new toy called StumbleUpon (new to me, anyway) and found a site called Raptitude. Here, I found a page with “40 Belief-Shaking Remarks From A Ruthless Nonconformist,” that nonconformist being Friedrich…

October 20, 2010, by

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Economic Uncertainty: A Poorly Named Concept

It’s Not What We Don’t Know. It’s what we do. The phrase economic uncertainty implies concern about the future in this sense: we don’t know what’s coming, and that scares us into holding onto our cash. Uncertainty is offered up…

October 9, 2010, by

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Pride vs. Narcissism

I suddenly had a flash of inspiration and felt compelled to write – well, blog – about the issue of pride vs. narcissism. Both seem similar, yet they are different in a way that I find to be critically important. Individual Pride & Narcissism…

October 7, 2010, by