Going Downhill With My Father

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For Mike Copperman, a family hike turned into a realization of the roles he and his father share in each other’s lives.

5 Quotes From Bill Gates That Prove You Need to Fail to Succeed

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A completely self-made man, Gates is a testament to the fact that unabashed optimism and improbable dreams can lead to exponential success.

10 Steps to Achieving Anything You Want

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Want more out of life? Scott Sonnon has a map.

This Man’s Shoes

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Click bait fashion articles make Dr. Kwame M. Brown gaze at his shoes.

7 Ways Successful & Fulfilled People Think Differently

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Advice from Thai Nguyen that gets you from the same old cliches to new ways of thinking.

Stay Hungry: 6 Ways to Make it Through the Necessary Evil of Looking for a New Career

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“Everyone in this world is busy. When you sense the right opportunity is at your fingertips, hunt it down with all you have”: success advice from Liva Paudere.

It Only Takes One Success to Erase 1,000 Failures

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There’s a right and a wrong way to fail. Tyler Tervooren shows us how.

Anti-Midas

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Sometimes men get so hung up on a particular definition of “success” that they fail to realize the good they’re doing just by being themselves. J.D. Smith reminds us of this important lesson in a poem that deftly engages the mythic.

7 Truths to Remember as You Live Out Your Dream

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You know all the cliches. Thai Ngyuen spices up success advice in 7 pieces.

The 3 Ways To Kick Your Own Butt

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David Kanegis’s advice on stepping up your game.

Raising Compassionate Boys: Letter from An Absent Father

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Kozo Hattori writes a letter to his sons in case he dies.

Why I’m Abandoning the Pursuit of Happiness

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Tor Constantino is no quitter, but he’s giving up on happiness. He’s pursuing something better …

How to Believe in Yourself

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It’s completely fine to try and fail. It’s the only way we truly learn.

How Focusing on Doing What You Love is the Only way to Find the one You Love

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Following your passions is what turns you into the person you need to be. It’s what turns you into the person capable of loving another fully, without reservation.

Stop Running For The Emergency Escape: 4 Ways To Gain Control Of Your Life

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Curbing the desire to escape can be tough, but if you build a balanced life, it can become less of a nagging desire.

18 Ways A Girl’s Father Is Always There For Her

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This is why your father will always be your number one supporter and best friend.