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Rule 9: Be Fucking Precise

February 22nd, 2018 by dimpledbrain
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Today marks a happy day as I just started working after a long break from 2018 Lunar New Year. It’s the year of the dog and the accompanying element is earth. And I have found something so important that I intend to add this rule to my Top 10 List. Recall that Top 10 List (click here for Rule 8) is my attempt to summarize everything in life that I deem important. The project started in 2011 (first post back then). And this will be the 9th rule. My game plan is to further refine the rules after gathering 10 rules. I might change/enhance the rules along the way. Hopefully by the time I’m 70 years old these 10 rules will be as solid as gold. [Read more →]

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What Is A Better Version Of Yourself

February 1st, 2018 by dimpledbrain
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I think one everlasting truth about life is how to become better daily. In the insurance industry, the greatest challenge is often how to sell insurance to people, who generally do not need it. No one wakes up one day and thinks he needs an insurance policy. Usually there are trigger events like the death of someone. some sickness etc. In the same way, no one wakes up one day and thinks he needs to push himself to be better.

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The Message of Xmas

December 25th, 2017 by dimpledbrain
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For slightly more than 2000 years, the message of Xmas is a simple one – “[God] wants all men to be saved” 1 Timothy 2:4a.

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What Makes You Happy?

October 30th, 2017 by dimpledbrain
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Daniel Kahneman, the famous psychologist explained that we have two selves, (a) the experiencing self and (b) the remembering self. 

The experiencing self lives in the present and is only concerned with the present moment while the remembering self is like the judge who decides everything for us.   [Read more →]

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Hanlon’s Razor

June 1st, 2017 by dimpledbrain
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“Never attribute to malice that which is adequately explained by stupidity.” [Read more →]

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Rule 8: As One Thinketh

May 25th, 2017 by dimpledbrain
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I have wanted to collect the top 10 best ideas and so far I have found 7. I’m going to add the 8th one today*. [Read more →]

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One Step at A Time

March 6th, 2017 by dimpledbrain
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Have you had anything that you wanted to do but did not? Then you should just do it: [Read more →]

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The Power of Meaning

October 15th, 2016 by dimpledbrain
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Emily Esfahani Smith.

I was wildly stirred the other day when I read that someone has written a book titled The Power of Meaning: Crafting a Life that Matters.  [Read more →]

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Secret of the Gods Part 3

May 22nd, 2016 by dimpledbrain
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Final Song

Strong spine. Determined by the skeletal muscles that are attached to the bones. [Read more →]

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Secret of the Gods Part 2

May 21st, 2016 by dimpledbrain
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Second Song

In Part 1, I revealed that the secret is energy. And that ultimately, if we do this right, we should be brimming with energy in all our 16 waking hours per day.

So what is this energy?

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