What is my identity? Or in other words, are we what we are, or are we what we do?
Set a deadline to move on. According to Brown, a neuroscientist at Einstein College of Medicine, the pain of a romantic breakup can last up to six months to two years.
Randy Gardner is one of the world record holders for the longest time a human has stayed awake. He lasted a full 264.4 hours without sleep. The doctor who saw Gardner after his experiment noticed that Gardner was exhibiting serious and extreme cognitive and behavioral changes, all due to his sleep deprivation.
While meth and cocaine sound like they’re similar, the key difference is that meth’s effects last much, much longer. While the high of cocaine will last for only a couple minutes, the rush of meth can last for up to half an hour and the high that follows can last anywhere between four and 16 hours.
Every choice we make spawns a parallel universe.
You can’t trust anyone these days.
According to science, out of the seven billion people on this planet, only 150 matter to you at any given point of your life.
If you’ve ever needed a reason to visit Paris, you finally have one.
If you spend the majority of your time in worlds where people are accomplishing incredible things, all of a sudden that starts to seem normal.
“Presence emerges when we feel personally powerful, which allows us to be acutely attuned to our most sincere selves.”