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25 Thoughtful and Inspiring Quotes from Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Goethe, the greatest name of German literature, was not only interested in literature but also in many subjects including education, law, philosophy and natural sciences. Kafka describe...

12 Quotes from Voltaire on Life and Human Nature

The real name of the French writer and philosopher Voltaire was François Marie Arouet. He made a significant contribution to the French Revolution and the Enlightenment movement. In ad...

Why Is It So Hard To Stay In The Moment We Live In?

From time to time, we all complain that we can’t stay in the moment we live in. Whatever we do, we feel like we can’t get into that moment. Our perceptions of our surroundin...

The Type of Human We Must Become: Homo Bene

Although human, as it is called in classification science, “Homo sapiens (aware human)”, emerged anatomically in Africa 200,000 years ago, it took a long time (about 150,000...

Steve Jobs Books: 7 Books That Inspired Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs, who managed to change our lives with his vision, passed away in 2011. Apple, which he is the founder of, successfully leads the industry and it is estimated that more than o...

6 Benefits of Owning a Cat for Human Health According to Research

Cats are the most popular pets in the world. I seem to hear the objections of dog-owning friends, but let me state that the source of this information is Scientific American magazine, n...

4 Things You Need to Adopt to Become Nietzsche’s Superman

“Man is a rope stretched between the animal and the superman. A rope over the cliff. A dangerous crossing, a dangerous journey, a dangerous look back, a dangerous shudder and paus...

15 Simple and Realistic Quotes About Life by Anton Chekhov

One of the first names that come to mind the genre of story is undoubtedly the Russian writer Anton Chekhov. He produced the first and most influential works of this genre with the situ...

10 Quotes on Life, Education and Success from Psychologist BF Skinner

If you’ve ever taken a psychology class or done some psychology reading, you’ve probably heard the famous term ‘Skinner’s box’. Skinner reached important f...

15 Quotes on Life and Humankind from Charles Darwin, Pioneer of Evolution

Charles Robert Darwin, the first name that comes to mind when talking about evolution, left such an impact behind his work that he is known today not only by people who are experts in h...

Million Dollars or Books? These 9 Books of Ernest Hemingway’s Choice

Ernest Hemingway is a name that is still widely read and researched today. One of the things that makes Hemingway special is his plain and simple writing technique. However, this should...

How Does Constant Exposure to Bad News Affect Our Lives?

With the internet and mobile devices entering our lives, we have the opportunity to follow what is happening all over the world every second with a few simple finger movements. However,...

5 Interesting Changes in Your Mind and Body from Reading Books

I hope that there is no one who does not know how valuable reading a book is for personal development. Thanks to books, we expand our world of knowledge and imagination, meet people we ...

Our Time is So Valuable! Here are the 10 Most Common Things to Waste Our Time

The time that passes in the blink of an eye may not be very important, but the place of the concept of time in our lives is of course indisputable. As such, the choices we make in time ...

20 Precious Quotes from Isaac Asimov, a Science Fiction Writer Known for His Three Robot Laws

Jewish-American Isaac Asimov wrote many works throughout his life. The works that made him known worldwide were the stories and novels he wrote about robots. Asimov, who is also a bioch...

Sadly Real: 5 Studies on the Effects of Appearance in Business

Business life can get very cruel at certain points. Issues such as appearance, physical features, clothing style, unfortunately, reveal the annoying facts about business life as a resul...

Favorite Books Recommended by 9 Billionaires World Famous

People who have managed to become CEOs of the most valuable companies in the world naturally have a history that goes through books. In this article, we’ll take a look at the favo...

10 Fascinating Quotes from René Descartes, Considered the Founder of Modern Philosophy

Descartes, a French mathematician, scientist and philosopher, is one of the most important thinkers of Western philosophy. It is accepted that the departure from scholastic thought, in ...

10 Book Recommendations for Those Interested in Artificial Intelligence and Consciousness

Artificial intelligence is one of the concepts that we have started to hear frequently in our daily lives, and books about artificial intelligence have also come up very often. Theories...

Research Says You Should Laugh More: 10 Surprising Benefits of Laughing

Would you like to have fun and improve your health at the same time? You may rightly not believe me if I tell you that all it takes is a hearty laugh. But the benefits of laughing are b...

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