Neither Averting Nor Craving in Each Moment

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Accept light, sound and physical molecules. Accept this moment, without craving something else, or avoiding what’s there.

Don’t Waste Your Opportunity

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Leo Babauta asks, Are you willing to make the most of the opportunities of this moment, of being human?

Five “Romantic” Phrases That Can be Relationship Red Flags

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Are you mistaking glaring red flags for endearing compliments in your relationship?

Quitting Smoking, Writing, And The Insanity Behind It All

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When you quit smoking nothing else matters, not even your passions.

Former NFL Star Kendall Simmons’ Silent Struggle

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Kendall Simmons was living his NFL dream when he was diagnosed with a life-threatening disease.

#87: Baltimore Man Donates Dreads to Girl who Lost Her Hair to Chemo

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A Baltimore man gave a life-changing gift to the daughter of a stranger he met at the park.

Confronting My Worst Thoughts and Fears

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TJ Trent says confronting your deepest darkest fears is vital to your success in business and life.

#86: Homeless Former Marine Receives Scholarship after Playing Street Piano

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A viral video of a homeless veteran smashes stereotypes and results in a well-deserved chance for a new life.

Seven Beers and a Pension: Financial Freedom for the Rest of Us

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Between bringing home the bacon and winning the bread, financial burdens can be enough to unmake anyone’s sandwich. Jeremy McKeen invests heavily concerning the death of the last salesman.

#85: Cellist Was Brave Warrior for Peace during Sarajevo Bombings

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With bombs exploding around him, this brave cellist honored his city’s gunned-down residents and national treasures.

#84: Boston City Councilman Implements Free Sunscreen Citywide

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Boston combats skin cancer with new, free sunscreen dispensers — at no cost to taxpayers, either.

#83: Officer Sings to Toddler after Family’s Fatal Crash

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A Colorado police officer comforted a toddler by singing after her family’s fatal car crash.

How to be a Rock Star at Work

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TJ Trent says “Being a rock star at work is easier than you think.”

#82: Teacher Inspires Political Greatness in ESL Students

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A Long Island teacher inspires political greatness and confidence in children of immigrants.

#81: Former Gambler and Businessman Creates Nature Preserve in Florida

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A Florida man has spent $90 million of his personal wealth to create a nature preserve and protect threatened species of animals.

#80: High School Valedictorian Anonymously Posts Inspirational Instagram Photos of Classmates for Almost a Year

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A Washington high school student surprised his classmates and raised morale with an anonymous Instagram account.