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The Emptiness of Accolades
Joshua Becker
By Joshua Becker
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Rather than celebrating one of the greatest months of my life, I had become jealous and envious of the people around me. And this was not just a superficial jealousy that fades in the morning—this was a jealousy deeply rooted in my heart that I could not shake no matter what I tried.

Our goal is not to secure accolades. They are empty and fleeting. Our goal is to live the one life we’ve been given to its greatest potential—whether anybody praises you for it or not.

Why You Need a Mid-Life Crisis
John Richmond
By John Richmond
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At some point everyone will be confronted with the foundational questions of a mid-life crisis. Regardless of whether they result in circumstances obvious to others, they will reveal the quality of our priorities – and our choice of priorities determines whether the answers generate destruction or growth. Perhaps if we asked these questions of ourselves (and asked them of our friends) on a more regular basis, the answers would not yield a crisis at all. Instead only minor course corrections may be needed.

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The Best Way to React When You’re Scared
Dean Nelson
By Dean Nelson
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Sometimes, things aren’t as bad as they seem. Sometimes the most natural thing you can do is reach for the sky. And sometimes your hands stay up there for a long time. What are some of the things that ended up not being so scary in your life? What still has you reaching for the sky?

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Turn Your Mistakes into Opportunities to Get Better
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By Amena Brown Owen
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My 6 Tips for Surviving Criticism
By Donald Miller
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What Is Self-Righteousness and Why Is It Annoying?
By Donald Miller
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Are Your Shortcuts Actually Saving You Time?
By Cadence Turpin
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