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Life Questions

4 Mysteries That Shape Every Thinking Woman's Life

Posted 08.19.2014 | OWN

Emma Brockes, author of She Left Me the Gun: My Mother's Life Before Me, explains how questions with no right answers can be confounding—and can als...

7 Questions That Will Keep You Curious

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 08.05.2014 | Healthy Living

“It was through the feeling of wonder that men now and at first began to philosophize,” Aristotle, the renowned Greek philosopher and scientist, o...

What Is Magick and Why On Earth Do I Want to Do It?

Wes Isley | Posted 04.01.2014 | Religion
Wes Isley

I think it's more commonplace than most of us realize, but we're often too busy, our minds too cluttered to recognize it.

What I Learned Recently...

Malcolm Levene | Posted 03.31.2014 | Business
Malcolm Levene

Maintain an optimistic view of life, even when not in the frame of mind to do so.

The Most Important Question You Can Ask Yourself Today

Mark Manson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Mark Manson

If I ask you, "What do you want out of life?" and you say something like, "I want to be happy and have a great family and a job I like," it's so ubiquitous that it doesn't even mean anything. What's more interesting to me is what pain do you want?

3 Questions to Awaken Our Capacity for Life

Wendy Strgar | Posted 11.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Wendy Strgar

At each experience, ask a real question and answer them truly. It will not only cultivate your capacity for life, but it will create for you a life worthy of your love.

The Beauty of a Road Trip's Meandering Conversation

Carissa K | Posted 08.12.2013 | Parents
Carissa K

Our best conversations usually come in the car during a drive. I'm a captive audience for him behind the wheel, and he's a captive audience for me, strapped in his car seat.

Life Advice From OWN's Funniest Women

Posted 01.04.2013 | OWN

Is a sense of humor enough to get you through anything? Find out what it’s really like to be an up-and-coming female comedian in Chicago. Plus: The ...

The Last of the Human Freedoms

Viral Mehta | Posted 03.05.2013 | Healthy Living
Viral Mehta

Each moment, life places us on the crest of a powerful wave -- we can either deny our capacity to choose, or we can wholeheartedly embrace it. Blue pill or red pill, decay or evolution, these opposing forces are at endless play.

The Most Important Question You Can Ask Yourself Today

Deepak Chopra | Posted 12.27.2012 | OWN

Once you reach adulthood, the important question is, How am I doing? It's the question that comes most naturally to mind, and for good reason. We all ...

WATCH: Marianne Williamson's Personal Prayer

OWN | Posted 12.17.2012 | OWN

Oprah calls spiritual teacher Marianne Williamson "the best prayer writer, sayer, giver that I have ever known." In a "Soul-to-Soul" special on "Super...

WATCH: All-Star Spiritual Leaders Answer Life's Big Questions

OWN | Posted 12.15.2012 | OWN

Finish this sentence: "I believe in…" Spiritual thinkers and thought leaders from around the globe have shared their answers to that question on ...

Are You Asking The Right Questions?

Karen Horneffer-Ginter, Ph.D. | Posted 12.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Karen Horneffer-Ginter, Ph.D.

When used properly, questions have the potential to connect us to the world of another. A heartfelt "How are you?" or "How was your day?" can become the bridge that keeps us in relationship to the lives of those we love.

10 Life-Defining Questions To Ask Yourself

Posted 10.05.2012 | Training

By David Whyte from www.oprah.com The marvelous thing about a good question is that it shapes our identity as much by the asking as it does by the ...

Figuring Out 'The How'

Rebecca De Carlo | Posted 12.07.2011 | Home
Rebecca De Carlo

So after trying to combat the big life questions in between writing college essays and physics homework, I found the answer: that I was already prepared for the future.

Life-Changing Questions To Ask Yourself Today

OWN | Posted 11.29.2012 | OWN

From: Oprah and the "Oprah's Lifeclass: the Tour" Teachers Live from Toronto: The Power of Forgiveness By David Whyte The thought-provoking poet...

Your Personal Year In Review

Ariane de Bonvoisin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ariane de Bonvoisin

Here are 10 questions to print out, answer and give some attention to. Get your friends and family to answer them as well. You will learn a lot about each other if you do.