12 quotes on why you should trust yourself and how to do it.

“As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.”

— Johan Wolfgang Von Goethe

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Worry doesn't have to control you. Use these techniques to take control of your worry and your life.

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“Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.”

– Leo F. Buscaglia

What we learned and what we still don’t know. What went well, and what work remains to be done.

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12 lessons the rich know on how to build wealth rather than losing money.

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Illustration by April Brust

The 42 Percent Rule, you ignore it at your peril.

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How to harness the power of Defensive Pessimism to get better results in work and life

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The Story

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You have one job in life, and that is to get the best out of yourself. To become the best you can be and live the best life you can. Sounds easy, right?

One simple change in my approach to handling money made a million differences in my bank balance.

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Charles Black M.D.

Dr. Charles Black is a general surgeon, author, photographer, outdoorsman, world traveler and fireside philosopher. Website:https://chuckbphilosophy.com

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