From the day we are born, we are taught things. We are taught to speak, to write, to spell and everything in between. As we progress in life, we are taught social ethics, we get to know the difficulties life brings our way, we are taught to be strong and face our problems. What we miss out are the very basics of human nature , we are never properly taught ways to avoid toxic and harmful relationships, we just get warned without the means of getting out of them or turning them into something they’re...

by School Of Life on 11 May 2018

No one lives a stress-free life, no matter how amazing or normal their lifestyle is. You may find yourself stuck in certain traumatic situations when you want everything to just stop, you start finding a “pause” button to life. The best way is to think and solve. This article focuses on six questions that you can ask yourself when you’re going through tough times. 1. Can I Live Without Him/Her? If all else fails and you still find your relationship going down in flames, the last...

by School Of Life on 10 May 2018

A large proportion of the population seem to think that it is unfortunate to be single. That they can only be “complete” once they have met that special someone with whom they would find eternal happiness. Nothing could be further from the truth. Oh, this article is most certainly not to condemn all of those happy couples. Know that I am infinitely happy for all those of you have found someone just right who loves you for you. But what I mean to say here is that the idea that you...

by School Of Life on 9 May 2018

This is actually going to be an article about self-realization. I usually write about my personal experiences and this is going to hit home! I used to be one of the most self-deprecating and pessimistic people anyone would come across, but I came out of that sad and empty shell and I became very self aware and started loving everything about myself. You think you’re not good enough? You think you need to prove yourself to everyone else? You think you’ll never amount to anything? Then you seriously...

by School Of Life on 9 May 2018

Don’t expect so much, you’ll get hurt. The word “expectation” is probably one of the most powerful words in the world. We all have our fair share of expectations from others that we like to live on and be content with. Keeping expectations from others is not a bad thing, as long as your expectations are met. But in a realistic world, most of the time our expectations are left unfilled and are forgotten. This article is for you guys to be stronger and happier with your own selves and to...

by School Of Life on 9 May 2018

“We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future,” stated Franklin D. Roosevelt. In these uncertain times, his words ring more powerful and true than ever before. Here Are Five Things ANY Parent Can Do To Set Their Child Up For A Successful Future In Our Ever-Changing World: 1. Prioritize The Learning Process Over Achieving Perfection. It’s important for children to feel that success is a result of effort – not inherent advantages, talents, or...

by School Of Life on 8 May 2018

“It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages,” wrote Friedrich Nietzsche. As it turns out, there are plenty of other variables that can make or break your union as well. Emory University researchers Andrew Francis and Hugo Mialon studied over three thousand married couples in hopes of finding commonalities that led to either long lasting unions or quick splits. Their findings, published in this paper and further visualized here by University of Pennsylvania...

by School Of Life on 8 May 2018

Just As Certain Behaviors Are Always Attractive, Other Certain Behaviors Always Push People Away. We know you aren’t trying to push people away with these behaviors, so we’re also going to discuss how you can stop and even reverse each one. 1) Being Selfish Selfish behavior may not even be demonstrated outwardly, but if you are pursuing something with a selfish intent, people know you’re doing it. It’s an intuition human beings share: we can tell when someone is trying to get something...

by School Of Life on 8 May 2018

Attract: to draw by appealing to the emotions or senses, by stimulating interest, or by exciting admiration Have you ever wondered what makes a person attractive? Not necessarily physically, as we can see from the above definition, to attract is to appeal to emotions or senses, to stimulate interest, or to excite admiration. While I really love all of these definitions of what it means to attract someone, the definition itself is rather vague. For the purposes of this article, though, let’s...

by School Of Life on 7 May 2018

We All Have Emotional Pain, But How Does One Recover? Emotional pain has a wide grasp on the human condition. However, we are all made as humans to endure it. As human beings, we are capable of feeling the joys and the sorrows, and surviving that. If Emotional Pain Has Been A Mainstay In Your Life, Here’s How To Zap It. It Does Take Time, But Here Are 5 Things To Do Now. REMIND YOURSELF YOU’RE WORTH IT This one is huge. When life gets hard, self worth sometimes goes out the window. We must...

by School Of Life on 7 May 2018