Of course, you could still be wrong. You can do the math incorrectly or, in our uncertain world, make an unreasonable estimate
Although we can't undo the past, we can recognize a derailment and take action to get back on track.
Conclusion: Considering the subject of luck can help us appreciate the moment and increase our compassion toward people who are less fortunate.
Christianity has had a long and occasionally troubled relationship with science. Historical episodes involving Galileo and
Whilst doing that which I do best, on circling this Earth and witnessing the day begin the beauty of it's birth, I chanced upon a traveler.
Contrite beyond words for having gone your own way, you resolve to become an example to others. You shall follow the ancient
What is gambling? It's a new question with an old-aged answer. The creation of daily fantasy sports necessitates a change in our country's legal definition of gambling.
With age and experience, I know now that it's possible I would have just stepped into my mother's shoes, maybe not as a waitress, but as some other hard-working female who never got to live her dreams. This would have been what my mom called "life" but for me it would have been death.
Approaching regret from a cognitive point of view, reframing our thoughts from the past to the future, and asking, "What's next?" can also help to process regrets.
In a piece entitled "Traces of the Holy: The contemporary art work as 'crypto-relic'" (TLS, 4/10/15), Matthew Bown makes
I talked with Irv many times over the years. If I expressed a negative thought about something in life, he'd say, "Just remember, we're only passing through, kid... so enjoy it and make the most of everything."
When you're pushing your limits -- with money, work and goals -- some of these scenarios start looking pretty attractive. It just takes one brutal day to re-ignite your daydreams about that freaky guy from Chem class who was destined to be a billionaire.