Why You Should Keep LEARNING!

What happens when you stop learning? 🤔
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👎 You stop growing mentally.
👎 You settle for where things are (because that’s all you know).
👎 Without repetition, you lose what you learned.
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The more I’ve continued to educate myself, the more I’m reminded of the words of Socrates: “I know that I know nothing.” 💬
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I’m reminded the more I continue I learn, the more I realize how much I haven’t learned! 😲
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🌟 When you think you know all there is to know, think again! 🌟
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Are you sure you know everything? I’ll challenge you on that. 😀
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Our tendency to overestimate how much we actually know is referred to as the Dunning-Kruger Effect. It’s one of many cognitive biases we as humans are susceptible to which cloud our thinking. 🧠
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So how do we continue educating yourself?
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👍 Pick up a book and read it!
👍 Learn about a topic you’re NOT interested in, stretch yourself into new territories.
👍 Be aware when you start thinking you “know it all” and remind yourself…
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With education comes new perspectives: on yourself, on the world, and on your life. Care to join me? ❤️ #TranscendLabels

Sick…and Upset?!

I wrote this a couple months ago, and I wanted to share it because it really goes to show the power of the meanings we will give to things, even with things that are out of our control. I hope this may help you in reframing the meanings you currently give.

I have been sick with a cold the past 4 days. It first started with a sore throat, and then it transitioned into becoming a fever. And then into a runny nose. And then into coughing. And now it’s a mixture of them all together!

But what has surprised me about being sick this whole time is that it is not what’s bothered me the most. All the physical symptoms had taken a backseat in my focus. Then what was it? Continue reading “Sick…and Upset?!”