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Human Spirit

What the World Cup Teaches Us About Ourselves

Kwavi Agbeyegbe | Posted 09.08.2014 | Impact
Kwavi Agbeyegbe

It was magical with a child-like aura, strangers doing the wave together all across the stadium as if to say: "We are all one."

This Will Help You Be More Generous

Posted 01.31.2014 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

The Spirit of the Holiday Season (and the New Year) - Giving Back

Jay Scott | Posted 03.11.2014 | Impact
Jay Scott

In recent weeks I've had many conversations about this very topic, the spirit of the holiday season, and I've heard many stories of those who volunteer their time during this very busy season.

Change Random to Perpetual

Adrienne Austermann | Posted 11.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Adrienne Austermann

To that man in the grey truck, you proved to me that the spirit of "random acts of kindness" was still alive and well, and I want you to know that simple cup of coffee instantly unraveled that ball of stress I had already wound myself up into that morning.

The Suprising Story Behind the World's Most Expensive Violin

Rabbi Daniel Cohen | Posted 10.21.2013 | Healthy Living
Rabbi Daniel Cohen

Ask yourself what accomplishments in your life would give you the most spiritual satisfaction. Use your answers as a guidepost each day to ensure that you give your best to achieve these personal aspirations in your life.

Quite a Life

Mike Farrell | Posted 10.21.2013 | Politics
Mike Farrell

It took over 60 years for the Japanese Government to at last acknowledge their "inhuman treatment" and apologize. How many must die before we do the same?

Overcoming Self-Doubt, From Heart To Heart

Agapi Stassinopoulos | Posted 08.26.2013 | Healthy Living
Agapi Stassinopoulos

I believe that doubt is the No. 1 killer of the human spirit. And it is imperative that we see it and address it and shake it loose. With fear, you can still feel the adrenaline and get the energy to overcome it, but doubt can paralyze you and you don't even feel it.

The Finish Line Will Never Be The Same

Scott Shamberg | Posted 06.16.2013 | Sports
Scott Shamberg

So next week or next month, marathoners from London to New York will run for themselves, for each other, for the victims of this tragedy and for the human spirit. Why do people run marathons? Because they can. No matter what.

The Antidote To Discouragement: 6 Steps To Get Past It

Agapi Stassinopoulos | Posted 06.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Agapi Stassinopoulos

Grab hold of the inner thread that connects you to your heart, to the source of your being, to your anchor. It is at this point that you must get back to your gratitude, take some time to pause and start to think of all of the things you are grateful for.

'I Decided Not to Die'

Rob White | Posted 03.27.2013 | Healthy Living
Rob White

The potential for making lasting New Year's resolutions was driven home to me during a recent walk around the pond, near my house.

On The Power Of Love: Recognizing Our Collective Unity

Judith Orloff MD | Posted 02.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Judith Orloff MD

There comes a point when we must decide what our endgame is going to be, personally and for the planet. To me, the only one that makes any sense is love. It's how we have to define ourselves beyond all other criteria. This will ensure the health and abundance for all.

Wealth School: Making the Most of Your Resources (VIDEO)

Anne Naylor | Posted 06.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

The human spirit within you is a primary resource you can tap into to find your way through your difficulties and into the life you truly want to create, experience and fulfill.

Trudie Styler on Rainforest Preservation and Human Spirit

Zoe Helene | Posted 04.29.2012 | Green
Zoe Helene

Styler's annual The 'Sting & Friends' Rainforest Foundation Benefit Concert at Carnegie Hall in New City, which marks its 23rd anniversary on April 3, is a celebration of hope and the human spirit.

Finding Prosperity In Stillness

Anne Naylor | Posted 04.17.2012 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

The wealth in this world is truly astonishing. Not the glittering wealth of possessions, fast cars, luxury yachts, fashion statements. It is the wealth in each one of us ordinary human beings that is extraordinary, unfathomable and profoundly capable of righting the wrongs we meet.

Keeping An Open Mind In The Current Crisis

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

Can you see a solution to a current issue? What do you do to keep an open mind and heart? How do you care for yourself in a crisis?

The Law of Empathy For Health And Well-Being

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

Feelings of fear can hold you back from engaging in life, and deriving fulfillment from getting on with what is right in front of you.

Lifting The Pressure Of 'Should'

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

Have you ever suffered from tension in the shoulders? Do you think others around you should do things differently - be more understanding or forgiving; be a better leader, fairer, wiser, more inspirational?

6 Tips For Facing Your Finances With Confidence

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

Your sense of status, place in life and well-being may have come to depend upon a level of income and expenditure. Expectations dashed, disappointment and financial loss can make for deep-seated misery.

Who You Are Makes A Difference

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

As we end the year, and Thanksgiving approaches this is a good time for taking stock. Who has made a difference in your life? Have you been able to make a difference in someone else's life?

Tiger Woods: Does Fame And Fortune Limit Your Ability To Love?

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

I was told that often the very rich are burdened with having so much stuff to take care of that they are not free to enjoy their lives. They lose a sense of who their friends are.

Why President Obama Gets My Vote As A Spiritual Warrior

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

You have probably heard the expression that people "battle cancer". In this sense, the spiritual warrior uses their human spirit to deal with the challenges and difficulties that he or she meets.

Self Esteem Booster: Stand Up For Peace!

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

On this coming Peace Day, I invite you to stand tall in the value and worth that you are as a human being, even for a few moments during the day. Celebrate and esteem yourself.

6 Keys To Overcome Self-Doubt

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

This is my 40th consecutive week of posting articles on HuffPost. The process has been a great gift and a blessing to me. Writing each post has give...

8 Ways To Read Your Body's Warning Signs For Health

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

This morning, I woke with a stiff neck. I was not aware of it until I turned by head to brush my hair and then - ouch! A stiff neck tells me I am bei...

12 Ways To Build Your Inner Strength

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

At these times of unprecedented change and challenge, many are taking the opportunity to reevaluate their lives. Is the work you are doing truly serving you?