Sunday, October 21, 2018

Following the Verb: Human!

The Turks are human! The Kurds are human! The Laz are human! The Circassians are human! The Americans are human! The Arabs are human!...

Patience Is a Cognitive State

You know, you actually want something to happen right away, but it doesn’t, and there’s not much you can do about it. So, you...

We’re All Supermen…

Chapter 1 You know what? Every man jack of us is actually a superman. You know, the Superman who shoots out beams of light from...

Do We Really Exist for the Mere Purpose of Evolving?

“Evolvement” is not our purpose for coming to this world. It’s not about getting ahead of “others” either, especially not that. “To evolve,” is a...

Not Good Enough…

Events fill so much of the time they happen in that there’s no space left for our choices, displeasures, and beliefs. The problem is...

The “100% Yes” Philosophy

We have long been familiar with Zeynep Sevil Güven, one of The Wise’s contributing authors. She has impressed not only me, but also many...

There are Moments that…

Sometimes it’s the curtains flitting about in a soft, relaxing summer breeze. Sometimes it’s to wrap yourself up in your mother’s arms. It’s the...

Welcome to Our Darkness…

Chapter 1 Haven’t you ever got mad at someone? Haven’t you ever used foul language, flaunted something, double-crossed someone, stolen or misappropriated something,  exploited the...

All That I Am

When you describe yourself as happy, you’ll learn sadness. When you describe yourself as peaceful, unease will toy with you. When you describe yourself as brave,...

Price versus Value

When teachers are not fully enlightened, their words are inevitably ignorant because their perceptions are uncertain. They can occasionally talk about the right things...

Let’s Smurf

You don't have to be good or positive at all… You don't even have to do favors for anyone, not a single one in...

The Burnout Syndrome

Are you bored? Do you feel like a piece of chewing gum stuck to the sidewalk? And do you feel like people are walking...