9 Paradoxical Truths That Will Change How You Think About Life

#9: Problems make you happy.

Moreno Zugaro
Mar 22 · 8 min read
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The More You Try to Impress, the Less Impressed Everyone Will Be

Impressiveness = Result / Effort

What You Hate Someone Else for Is Likely What You Avoid in Yourself

“The flaws you see in others are actually a reflection of yourself.”

— Eve Branson

People Who Don’t Trust Can’t Be Trusted

You Succeed Not Despite Your Failures, but Because of Them

“The master has failed more times than the beginner has even tried.”

— Stephen McCranie

What Scares You Most Is Your Biggest Chance for a Better Life

“What we fear doing most is usually what we most need to do.”

— Tim Ferriss

The More You Can Have It, the Less You’ll Want It

“Nowhere is water so beautiful as in the desert for nowhere else is it so scarce.”

— Edward Abbey

More Choices Mean Less Satisfaction

“The fact that some choice is good doesn’t necessarily mean that more choice is better.”
— Barry Schwartz

“The Only Constant in Life Is Change”

Problems Make You Happy

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