Affective relations

8 Things Socially Intelligent People Never Do

True social intelligence comes from the confidence and understanding you have of yourself, to the extent that you can have mature interactions with others. There are certain things that socially intelligent people do so well, that they stand out miles beyond those who…

If You Have Magic, You Don’t Need Tricks

Those who have magic in their hearts will never need tricks. Because they’re people who have a natural light of their own that comforts and lets them dream. Also, they are brave personalities who make the impossible happen and who hardly…

How Science Explains the Secret of Attraction

So, what is the secret of attraction? People have debated for centuries about what characteristics make a person attractive. Attraction varies depending on context, cultural values, and lifestyle. However, some continue to believe that physical features offer the greatest advantage. It’s…

6 Mistakes That Destroy Family Relationships

Family relationships should be your primary source of love, understanding, acceptance and support. Unfortunately, there are many families whose relationships fail disastrously. This can break up the family bond and leave everyone feeling uncomfortable. In order to figure out the…

Detachment Is A Form of Personal Integrity

The word “detachment” is currently being used a lot in books and articles on self-help, personal growth, and spirituality. Something that’s happening very often is that we have a tendency to confuse certain terms with others. Detachment doesn’t mean “not having…

True Strength Is Measured by Courage

Those who believe strength is measured by all the things you carry around on your back and in your heart are wrong. True strength doesn’t mean that you stay silent, give up, or endure insult and harm. A strong person…

Liquid Relationships and Fragile Bonds

Liquid relationships are found amongst couples as well as friendships and even family. What do they have in common? They last a finite amount of time, which means they end sooner than expected. It seems like society has changed, and we’ve changed with…

7 Things You’ll Regret in Old Age

Many people spend their lives doing things that they don’t enjoy and neglect the things that are truly worth caring about. At the end of their lives, they look back and start to regret not having done things differently. This is quite possibly…

8 Tips to Naturally Overcome Sadness and Depression

To overcome sadness is not easy. Many people live with sadness, depression or melancholy that’s difficult to overcome without the help of medication. However, the majority of sufferers prefer to avoid medication when possible as they often come with side effects…

The Damaged Psyches of Abused Women

The fight to end abuse against women is a task that everyone must become involved in. What are the long term effects that abused women have to go through? Not long ago, UN Women—the United Nations organization dedicated to promoting…

Sex
Sex Can Help Fix Many of Our Problems

Unfortunately, many people in today’s society still consider sex to be taboo, and therefore, something to feel ashamed of. However, thanks to scientific studies we know that sex can help us feel great in all sorts of ways: It eases…

Four Beautiful Buddhist Teachings about Love

The concept of love that Buddhism offers us is very different from the classic image of romantic love, which the world of literature and film has translated into a series of misconceptions, some of which can even be painful. In…