Cult Films of London: Blow Up to Repulsion

Does this look familiar by any chance? If it does, that’s maybe because you’re thinking of ‘Blow Up’, a great film by Michelangelo Antonioni made here in 1965 in Maryon Park in South London. I’ve never been to Maryon Park, although I feel I know it well from Antonioni’s film Continue Reading

How To Seduce Someone With Confidence

We are never as shy and gauche as we are when attempting to seduce someone we deeply like. The thought of someone this perfect coming to take an interest in us seems at once tantalizing and entirely implausible. We develop vertigo and, too often, fall. Behind our insecurity lie two Continue Reading

Why You Shouldn’t Trust Your Feelings

It’s easy to grow up with a sense that our feelings are reliable guides to ourselves, the people around us, and the world at large. We can call this optimistic thesis the ‘clear pane’ theory of the mind, iImplying that we are able to look out onto the world pretty Continue Reading

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How to Gain Self-Respect And CONFIDENCE – Jordan Peterson | Success Advice

So, you know one way of conceptualizing yourself is that you’re one speck of dust among seven billion and when you conceptualize yourself that way you might think well what difference does it make what I say or do and that’s actually quite convenient for you because If it doesn’t Continue Reading

On Claiming Belief In God: Discussion with Dennis Prager

You So everybody When I never met in person I never met Jordan Peterson in person But I said to him when we met right before lunch Something that I said to me by so many people who meet me for the first time. I feel like I know you Continue Reading

2017 Personality 22: Conclusion: Psychology and Belief

[Music] I called the course personality and its transformations and I think you could think about that as a restatement of the idea of being and becoming and that’s what you are you’re for whatever that means you’re an entity that both is and is transforming and there’s a rule Continue Reading

Confidence

What often distinguishes fulfilled from unfulfilled lives is an ingredient that’s not part of the educational curriculum, and that can sound vague, silly, and Californian in the bad sense. Confidence It’s humbling to realize just how many great achievements haven’t been the result of superior talent or technical know-how, merely Continue Reading

On Claiming Belief in God: Commentary

So I think i’ll tell you what I’ve learned. Over the last year, um, I’ve traveled to about a hundred and sixty cities since last January with my wife Tammy, and spoken to about 300 thousand people at live events. And so the first thing I’ve learned was that, for Continue Reading

A Strange Encounter: Explaining Alien Abduction Belief

Thank you to everybody for coming. So this is an overview of what I’m going to do. First of all I’m just going to set forward some preliminaries, a couple of things I’m going to assume without argument, then I’m going to give a brief overview of the kind of Continue Reading