Henry Rollins being uncharacteristically inspirational.
Henry Rollins speech on the death of his friend Joe Cole. He urges the audience to not take their life for granted, and to not think they are made of time eternal. That the only guarentee you have is the moment, and to be appreciative of that opportunity. To be grateful to have the priviledge of life.
By Jimmy Carter, president of the United States from 1977 to 1981.
I HAVE been a practising Christian all my life and a deacon and Bible teacher for many years. My faith is a source of strength and comfort to me, as religious beliefs are to hundreds of millions of people around the world. So my decision to sever my ties with the Southern Baptist Convention, after six decades, was painful and difficult. It was, however, an unavoidable decision when the convention's leaders, quoting a
It seems that every prescription drug advertised on TV has side-effects that harm you more than the disease you're trying to treat.
An anti-depressant that can cause suicidal thoughts? Really? You were already depressed...
This makes a lot of sense to me, even though currently I'm not very successful developing either.
Self-compassion involves being kind to ourselves when life goes awry or we notice something about ourselves we don't like, rather than being cold or harshly self-critical. It recognizes that the human condition is imperfect, so that we feel connected to others when we fail or suffer rather than feeling separate or isolated. It also involves mindfulness-- the recognition and non-judgmental