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You Don’t Need to Exercise For Two Hours a Day…

Lack of activity destroys the good condition of every human being, while movement and methodical physical exercise save it and preserve it. – Plato — Ironically, personal development books, blogs, presentations, short stories, epic novels, stage shows, musicals and whatever other form personal-development comes in these days, don’t really focus on the entire spectrum of personal... read more

How to Become an Inverse Paranoid

I am a kind of paranoid in reverse. I suspect people of plotting to make me happy. – J. D. Salinger — I trust that you’re familiar with the concept of paranoia.  You know, always thinking that people are out to get you, worried about conspiricies that will end in your ultimate demise, that kind of thing. Breaking down paranoia to it’s most base element though, it is simply always... read more

Stay Positive

A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort. – Herm Albright — This might seem like common sense– especially on a website such as IEvo, but hear me out.  This is going to have a lot to do with me, because while there is a great deal to extol on the topic of positive thinking, I think there is little that would convey... read more

Why I Avoid Debt Like The Plague

The only man who sticks closer to you in adversity than a friend is a creditor. –Author Unknown — If you’re only going to read one article on this site, it needs to be this one. Paradoxically to me, debt has usually been viewed by my peers as a convenient tool they can use to attain things they want before they have the means to do so.  If they were a little low on cash, they would just... read more

Aim to Lose

That’s what learning is, after all; not whether we lose the game, but how we lose and how we’ve changed because of it and what we take away from it that we never had before, to apply to other games. Losing, in a curious way, is winning. – Richard Bach — Everyone always wants to win.  I’m not sure if it’s just a natural human thing to want to win, or if it’s... read more

Surround Yourself With Success

You must look into other people as well as at them. – Lord Chesterfield — When I first heard of surrounding myself with success, it was not only a foreign concept in that I had never heard of it before, but it was foreign on the most base level of my understanding of social relationships and how they affect the individual. But I’m getting a little ahead of myself.  First, I’ll let... read more

Live in the Present, not the Future

You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island opportunities and look toward another land. There is no other land, there is no other life but this. –Henry David Thoreau — This post is secretly about gratitude, which I just wrote about not too long ago, so some of the content is going to overlap.  You’ve been... read more
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