Life Is An Eternally Sinking Ship

Over the past couple of months, I have begun to realize one hidden fact about life … And it is that life is like an eternally sinking ship … An eternally sinking ship is the perfect analogy to compare life to, because our lives without any exceptions behave so …   What do I mean by this? To understand this,…

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The Monotonous Nature of Everybody’s Lives

Most people live their lives in a completely disconnected from everyone else. When I say here ‘disconnected from everyone else’, what I mean by this is that we have absolutely no idea about the lives of other people. On the contrary, what we do have are just ‘ideas’ about how other people are living their lives, based on which we…

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Never Have Too Much Attachment to Physical Posessions

We live in a materialistic society. This is something of a cliche that we have all probably come across multiple times in our lives. Many people are even turned off by the idea and think that this is some subtle way of preaching communist values. However, the fact is that the age we live in is a consumerist and materialistic…

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You Will Never be Happy in the Moment

A lot that has been told over the ages, about finding happiness and that we should be living ‘in the present’ or ‘in the moment’. It is actually the exact opposite of how people usually live their lives, wherein they are constantly yearning for some fantasyland in the future, while failing to enjoy what exists now. This is something we…

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There is No Such Thing as ‘Making It’ in Life

Living life can make you crazy if you let it … Think about it for a couple of minutes. Every single day, you are frustrated and worried over this and that and constantly running around the clock, trying desperately to search for salvation.   You can observe this at pretty much all moments of your life. This is true whether…

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Make the Best Use of All That You Have Right Now

“What do I do with my life?” How many times have you asked yourself that exact question? More times than you can imagine? What happened after you asked yourself this very question? Did you get something useful out of it or was it all just a gigantic waste of time for you?   I don’t know about you. But what…

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Words of Wisdom by Santayana

If you were to get on any search engine and search for details on what is life really about, you are going to end up with millions of hits … This is going to be the case regardless of whether you are going to use Google, Yahoo, Bing or for that matter any other search engine … If you were to…

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Stop Trying to be Happy

Note: I have written posts about happiness in the past … Consider this post as an add-on and continuation of what I have already written.   We live in a very happiness-oriented society … Everyone wants to be happy in life … It is something that is understandable, for who wants to be miserable, right? At the same time however,…

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The Power of Habit to Keep Existentialism at Bay

Are you being haunted by your existentialism every single day? Are you wondering what you should do in your life and wasting away your life in the process?   Suffering an existential crisis or even staring at a haze isn’t really a nice place to be in. Even if it doesn’t kill you … that is, if you count out…

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How to Deal With Self-Imposed Existentialism

Are you suffering from an existential crisis? Or are you just thinking that you are suffering from one?   Increasingly, I have started to wonder if the ‘existential crisis’ that many people face, is actually something that is ‘actual’ & ‘self-imposed’ rather than being a genuine issue. Why do I feel this way? Simple … You could actually say that…

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