Slaves to Fighting – Enemies to Love

The only way to win the battle is to stop fighting When we take a moment, to sit back and think about things, it’s easy to see where we’re going wrong. For example, how much of our time do we spend fighting? This can range from scrapping with the in-laws to fighting for our human [...]

The Importance of Happiness – A Stoic Mindset

During the course of life there are times when we might wonder why it can seem so cruel. The trials and tribulations we all go through can be very testing indeed. We read about the troubles of individuals, whole communities or society as a whole, and we wonder. We wonder why. Even so, dwelling on [...]

Reaching for Ideals

Ideal: noun a conception of something in its perfection. a standard of perfection or excellence. a person or thing conceived as embodying such a conception, or conforming to such a standard, and taken as a model for imitation. Should we seek the ideal? Is being an idealist different to being a perfectionist? The English dictionary [...]