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On being wise (final part)

In my last blog post, I described two ways for acting wisely: to reflect before acting and to examine a situation from various perspectives. In this final part I will add another two ways in which wise people tend to act. Get real and pragmatic The wise are flexible. They are willing to replace one…

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On Being Wise – 1

Part 1 We are not sure how to define wisdom but we recognise it when we see it. It has a calming effect. It slows you down and takes you out of the race and your routine, out of your habitual and automatic thinking. It leads you to higher perspectives at which you are able…

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Friendship

Are you a good friend? We rarely talk about this subject yet, friendship is a great resource for our well-being.  The movie "Pride" is good example of how friendship strengthens us. Two groups of people, bound by their common experience of disadvantage during the 80's in England, get together to support each other in their…