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  What do we have in commons with trees? We are living things and trees are living things too. What differentiates us from trees? We can go to the cinema but trees cannot go to the cinema. Even if trees wanted to go to the cinema, they wouldn’t still stand a chance to go. Trees…

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Hey dear, In the 1988 classic, Think and Grow Rich, Napoleon Hill states that the first step to riches in any form is a strong desire for it. This desire is more than wishes, more than hope, more than “well, if I get it and if not, it’s okay.” It is rather a strong burning…

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When we aim for big success, for reaching high goals and becoming the best version of ourselves— we can not let anything hold us back from it. But ironically, several times we’ve let even the most inconsequential things hold us back. Things like self-doubt, leading to lack of motivation, leading to inconsistency, leading ultimately to stunted…

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Hi, Throughout this past week I found myself pondering on the major causes of the ever increasing epidemic of anxiety and depression and I came to the conclusion that over-expectation, both from the self and from the society, as well as the inability to meet these insurmountable expectations is a major cause. I thought to…

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Hello, and thanks for checking into another edition of The Piquant, the weekly newsletter that seeks to help you sift through the craziness of information overload to discover the best few insights needed for the moment. I am Tope Akintayo and here are this week’s offerings. How to Achieve a Better Self-Control Ours is a culture that…

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It’s really wonderful that I have been privileged to write and you have been privileged to read this first edition of The Piquant for the year. This is the first for the year but the sixth edition altogether and if you’ve been reading this newsletter since day one I must commend you as the real…

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What matters to an active man is to do the right thing; whether the right thing comes to pass should not bother him.  — Goethe Congratulations for opening this email because you’re currently reading an historically significant issue of The Weekly Piquant— the 5th edition (halfway from the 10th!). Thank you for coming this far, and I really…

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