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Weakness

Divergent and the Gospel (Part II): Vanquishing Weakness, Cultivating Strength

Jacob Myers | Posted 05.28.2014 | Religion
Jacob Myers

This disparity between the book, the movie, and the trailer got me thinking: does the gospel call us to belong to those who are just like us?

Lindsey Graham Praised Obama's Syrian Chemical Weapons' Outcome... Until He Achieved It!

Paul Abrams | Posted 05.07.2014 | Politics
Paul Abrams

What Graham himself called a "terrific outcome" six months ago is now weakness on the part of the president that invited Putin to invade the Ukraine.

Power Loses Its Erection & Horses Fly Free

Frank Browning | Posted 03.26.2014 | Arts
Frank Browning

2014-01-24-ScreenShot20140124at9.28.17AM.pngWhy shouldn't Imperial Lions play like kittens as they make mischief with the world?

Athletics: Preparation for the Business World

Jennifer Langione | Posted 03.17.2014 | Business
Jennifer Langione

The fundamental lessons I learned on the basketball court have shaped the way I handle pressure, success and failure in the business world. Competitive sports equipped me with the tools I need to thrive in Corporate America and beyond.

The New 3D Strategy: The Secret to Your Future Success

MaryEllen Tribby | Posted 12.31.2013 | Business
MaryEllen Tribby

We all have the same 24 hours in a day -- no more, no less. So why is it that we sometimes feel that we should accomplish 28 hours' worth of tasks in a single day?

6 Reasons To Make Kindness A Top Priority

Margaret Paul, Ph.D. | Posted 03.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Margaret Paul, Ph.D.

Why is kindness linked with weakness? Is it possible to be kind as well as smart, successful and powerful? Are they mutually exclusive? Of course, the answer to the last question is "no" -- these qualities are not mutually exclusive at all.

The Most Taboo Word in Our Vocabulary

Kimberly Berg | Posted 11.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Kimberly Berg

The word "need" is being disgraced from our vocabularies -- which to me is erasing the humane component out of humanity. If properly embraced, it's what makes us human.

Does Getting Older Always Mean Getting Weaker?

The Globe And Mail | Posted 12.24.2011 | Fifty

It's the chicken-and-egg question of aging: Do we become less active as we get older because our bodies start to break down, or do our bodies start to...

Ask A Psychic: What Are Your Core Issues?

Dougall Fraser | Posted 09.30.2011 | Healthy Living
Dougall Fraser

Most human beings are comfortable sharing their strengths with the world. I invite you to also boast about your core issues. Make peace with them. Don't let them rule you but share them with loved ones.

It's Hard Not to Grovel on a Job Search

Liz Ryan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Liz Ryan

Dear Liz, I've been interviewing for seven months without an offer (six interviews, about one a month) and I'm getting somewhat desperate. This trans...

Weakness? It May Not Be Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Srinivasan Pillay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Srinivasan Pillay

If you have weakness, fatigue and pain with no identifiable physical or psychological cause, your unconscious brain may be wreaking havoc on your insight due to the anxiety that you cannot feel as anxiety.

The Always-Late Friend

Susan Shapiro Barash | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Shapiro Barash

It is an almost universal sentiment that the chronically late friend can irritate even those of us who are good natured and patient.

The Misery Lover in Your Life

Susan Shapiro Barash | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Shapiro Barash

In our ongoing quest for healthy friendships, those in which we feel appreciated, understood and where trust is at a premium, the misery lover's modus...

How To Spot That Toxic Friend

Susan Shapiro Barash | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Shapiro Barash

These aren't our mothers' friendships, where women were hesitant to disclose unhappiness or weakness. Female friendships today are filled with expectations -- the sense that "we're all in it together."