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How to cheat on personality tests

https://theconversation.com/how-to-cheat-on-personality-tests-and-other-pseudosciences-30248 Because trait psychology is philosophically primitive, personality testers ignore or cannot recognise the problem of circularity of argument which haunts their enterprise. For example,…

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Practice of tolerance and patience

Only the practice of tolerance and patience can give protection from the destructive effects of anger and hatred. — Dalai Lama Quotes (@DalaiLamaPosts) September 7,…

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Eight Ways to Handle a Narcissist (@kylemacd)

Kyle MacDonald Eight Ways to Handle a Narcissist | Psychology Today http://t.co/uU0zz5o8AF https://twitter.com/kylemacd/status/507997913776390145 09:05 – 6 Sep 14 Bryan 0274826341 operations@betterblokes.org.nz Sent from my Windows…

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If we have no inner peace, we deceive ourselves into thinking that comfort and prosperity will bring happiness.

If we have no inner peace, we deceive ourselves into thinking that comfort and prosperity will bring happiness. Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/DalaiLamaPosts/status/507717267233468417 Sent via TweetDeck

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Tweet forwarded by @BetterBlokesNZ

So all of us have a great responsibility to take the essence of Buddhism and put it into practice in our own lives. Original Tweet:…

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Psychoanalytic Therapy

http://psychology.about.com/od/psychotherapy/a/treattypes.htm What is Psychoanalytic Therapy? Psychoanalytic therapy is one of the most well-known treatment modalities, but it is also one of the most misunderstood by…

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What is Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy?

http://psychology.about.com/od/psychotherapy/a/treattypes.htm Cognitive therapists tend to focus on specific problems. These therapists believe that irrational thinking or faulty perceptions cause dysfunctions. A cognitive therapist may work…

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Robert Muldoon

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Muldoon Sir Robert David “Rob” Muldoon, GCMG, CH, PC (25 September 1921 – 5 August 1992), served as the 31st Prime Minister of New Zealand…

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Are You Bored?

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/zach-dean/are-you-bored_b_5701846.html Boredom is a state of weariness from being unoccupied or from lacking interest in our current activity. By disconnecting from our environment and connecting…

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Part 2 : Stephen Fry The Secret Life Of The Manic Depressive

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