In Moses’ footsteps

By Paulo Coelho Rabbi Zuya wanted to discover the mysteries of life. He therefore resolved to imitate the life of Moses. For years, he tried to behave like the prophet – without ever achieving the results he hoped for. One night, tired of so much study, he fell into a…

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What is funny about man

By Paulo Coelho A disciple asked Hejasi: – I want to know what is the most funny thing about human beings. Hejasi said: – That they always think crooked: they’re in a hurry to grow, then lament their lost childhood, and soon loose the money they need to keep their…

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A Simple, Powerful Self-Compassion Method

By Leo Babauta When we’re frustrated with others, or feeling bad about ourselves … we often turn toward habits that comfort us: distractions food shopping smoking drugs/alcohol These don’t often work, because they tend to make us feel worse in the long run. We become unhappier, more stressed, and then…

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