The Philosophy of: Philosophy – It’s not about studying it; it’s about living it.

Learning how to live life matters shit if you don’t actually live it. You can read all the books you want, all the great wisdom from all history’s clearest thinkers, but if you don’t actually live life, enjoy your existence (which is a privilege) and do philosophy (as in putting into practice …

Crank the cold for the easiest exercise in gratitude

I’ve written about gratitude on this blog more than I have my love for Snufkin or my hate for Murphy’s Law – Here, here, here, here, here, here, oh and also here. Reason is that when you’re grateful, it’s impossible to feel hard done by. Gratitude crowds out all negativity. It’s impossible to feel shitty, …

The stars have seen it all

In the good times or bad, go out at night and just look up. The stars have seen everything –all the problems, failures, milestones and successes of everyone ever on Earth. There’s nothing new or shocking to them. Jerry Seinfeld’s going to be remembered as one of the greatest comedians …