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Brain Pickings – An inventory of the meaningful life.
www.brainpickings.org (Landing page)
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about – Brain Pickings
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68
contact – Brain Pickings
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support – Brain Pickings
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newsletter – Brain Pickings
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71
Susan Sontag on Storytelling, What It Means to Be a Moral Human Being, and Her Advice to Writers – Brain Pickings
/2015/03/30/susan-sontag-writi...
77
An Antidote to the Age of Anxiety: Alan Watts on Happiness and How to Live with Presence – Brain Pickings
/2014/01/06/alan-watts-wisdom-...
72
Leisure, the Basis of Culture: An Obscure German Philosopher’s Timely 1948 Manifesto for Reclaiming Our Human Dignity in a Culture of Workaholism – Brain Pickings
/2015/08/10/leisure-the-basis-...
76
Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives – Brain Pickings
/2014/01/29/carol-dweck-mindse...
76
Famous Advice on Writing: The Collected Wisdom of Great Writers – Brain Pickings
/2013/05/03/advice-on-writing/
76

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Brain Pickings – An inventory of the meaningful life.

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  • [H5] Leisure, the Basis of Culture: An Obscure German Philosopher’s Timely 1948 Manifesto for Reclaiming Our Human Dignity in a Culture of Workaholism
  • [H5] Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives
  • [H5] Famous Advice on Writing: The Collected Wisdom of Great Writers
  • [H5] Friedrich Nietzsche on Why a Fulfilling Life Requires Embracing Rather than Running from Difficulty
  • [H5] Creative Courage for Young Hearts: 15 Emboldening Picture Books Celebrating the Lives of Great Artists, Writers, and Scientists
  • [H5] Mary Oliver on What Attention Really Means and Her Moving Elegy for Her Soul Mate
  • [H5] How to Love: Legendary Zen Buddhist Teacher Thich Nhat Hanh on Mastering the Art of “Interbeing”
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