20 Minutes on UnderstandMyself.com

20 Minutes on UnderstandMyself.com

Hi everyone so I’m making an announcement today, and I suppose you might regard it as an advertisement So I’m warning you to begin with because I don’t want you to waste your time if you’re not interested in listening to a description of the newest thing that we’ve created so we Just put up …

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Why Passivity Breeds Mediocrity and Mental Illness

Why Passivity Breeds Mediocrity and Mental Illness

This is one of the most urgent problems for civilized man. He has created civilization to give himself security. Security for what? For boredom? His chief problem seems to be that most human beings need a certain amount of challenge, of external stimulus, to stop them from sinking into the blank stare and blank consciousness …

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How Creativity And Mental Illness Are Linked

How Creativity And Mental Illness Are Linked

Ernest Hemingway, Vincent Van Gogh, Amy Winehouse- the idea of the tortured artist is as old as art itself. But is there a link between mental illness and creativity? Plato once said on the subject that he found joy in such pain and to treat it as a gift: “Madness, provided it comes as the …

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