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Indebtedness, Guilt and Overcoming Adversity

We are currently experiencing a severe economic recession-one that portends extremely difficult times ahead. It is true that some people prosper whether it is good times or bad times-although even ..
(November 19, 2008)
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Two Destructive Government Interventionism Myths - Marketplace .

You can hear the cries of panic and despair. Government must do something to avert an economic collapse. It must rescue Wall Street. It can't let the banking system go belly-up. It must save ..
(November 21, 2008)
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The Government Creating Jobs Myth

Latest headlines: OBAMA ECONOMIC PLAN AIMS FOR 2.5M NEW JOBS BY 2011 WASHINGTON - President-elect Barack Obama promoted an economic plan Saturday he said would create 2.5 million jobs by rebuilding ..
(November 23, 2008)
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The Road That Leads to Nowhere - The Road That Leads to You

In the song “Pilgrim" Enya beautifully sings about a philosophy of being-a metaphysical way to joyously live your life. The second verse reveals timeless wisdom. "One way leads to diamonds, ..
(August 13, 2008)
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The Plight of the Enlightened and the Unenlightened ..

How difficult the search for truth and enlightenment can be. In fact the path can seem so impassable that many give up without further effort. An enlightened teacher may have hundreds or even ..
(June 18, 2008)
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Objectivism Has a Date With New Age Spirituality

Some would shockingly exclaim “Objectivism dating New Age Spirituality-you've got to be kidding!" Others would speak about the incompatibility of the two. A few might state “Opposites do ..
(June 21, 2008)
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The Cycles of Life We Go Round and Round in the Circle Game

In one of the great songs about the cycles of life-a song that captures the feelings of the moment-Joni Mitchell wrote and sang: "And the seasons they go round and round-And the painted ponies go up ..
(June 24, 2008)
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Why Not Take Heart in a New Day? The Hopes and Dreams

How many people awaken in the morning hoping to be renewed-only to unhappily discover that instead-it is their suffering and despair that has been renewed? They think “My God-another day ..
(June 29, 2008)
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Ayn Rand, Monumental Achievements and the Simple Pleasures of ..

Ayn Rand's philosophy of Objectivism-as presented in her writings-glorifies the individual and the monumental achievements that spring forth from his power of reason when directed towards productive ..
(July 01, 2008)
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I Am Here What is My Purpose?

Many people have undoubtedly asked themselves what their purpose in life is. Others go through life without any purpose- drifting aimlessly- seeking instant gratification. A fortunate few discover ..
(July 09, 2008)
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Personal Salvation During the Coming Economic Chaos Part 1

The thing we fear most has come upon us-and that is extreme economic crisis. Years of government intervention is reaping havoc on the market place. Deficit spending, easy money policies that cause ..
(July 21, 2008)
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Personal Salvation During the Coming Economic Chaos Part 2

In Part 1 I discussed the destructiveness of social altruism and the pitfalls of personal altruism. Irrational selfishness ties in with altruism because altruists need irrationally selfish people. ..
(July 22, 2008)
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Personal Salvation During the Coming Economic Chaos Part 3

In Part 1, I mentioned that you must avoid the social philosophy of altruism. In Part 2, I explained how irrational selfishness in others and yourself is detrimental to your success and happiness. ..
(July 23, 2008)
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Personal Salvation During the Coming Economic Chaos Part 4

Beginning with the creation of those wealth destroying entities called the Federal Reserve System and the Federal Income Tax-politicians, altruists, government bureaucrats and the establishment media .
(July 24, 2008)
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Personal Salvation During the Coming Economic Chaos Part 5

A person may believe that he embraces the philosophy of rational selfishness-but still not have control of his thoughts, feelings and emotions. Because of this he acts in an irrationally selfish ..
(July 27, 2008)
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Personal Salvation During the Coming Economic Chaos Part 6

You believe that you are a rational individual who has control over his thoughts, feelings and emotions. You take effective actions to achieve your goals. Yet, you don't appear to be moving closer to .
(July 28, 2008)
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Peanuts Aren't Really Peanuts - "A" Doesn't Equal "A"

I am holding a can of peanuts in my hand and reading the label. The front of the can says it contains Roasted Peanuts. I turn the can around and read the ingredients. The main ingredient is Peanuts. ..
(July 10, 2008)
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What Is the Meaning of Life - Why Are We Here?

Many people have pondered the question: What is the meaning of life-why are we here? After much reflection, most conclude that this question is unanswerable. Tragically, some decide that life has ..
(April 30, 2008)
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The Dixie Chicks in Retrospect

Introduction The Dixie Chicks had everything going for them. They were the best selling female band of all time, with many adoring fans. Their fame was well deserved. The music of the Dixie Chicks is .
(December 25, 2007)
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Reminiscences Of A Day In A Life - A Joyous Day

A woman has discovered that everyday can be one of joy and pleasure. Here is her story of a typical day in her life. Morning As soon as I awoke I knew it was going to be a great day. It seems that ..
(December 13, 2007)
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Are Your Self Improvement Efforts Being Derailed by Illusions ..

You adopt a new diet or start another self-improvement course. For a short time you seem to have success then something happens that bumps you off the path. You become discouraged and give up. Once ..
(December 11, 2007)
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Dealing With the Difficult Person - 3 Effective Strategies

In an earlier article I discussed dealing with the impossible person. There apparently was only one conclusion that could be drawn. There's no way this type of person can be dealt with. It's a no-win .
(December 10, 2007)
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World Improvers, Mass Movements and the Sacrifice of the ..

Look at all the people around you, individuals with their hopes and dreams. Unfortunately they have their fears and sorrows, the disappointments that can pollute the quality of life. Despite this ..
(December 10, 2007)
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