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Episode 153: Certainty is a cruel mindset. It hardens our minds against possibility.

By Mindset Mondays Episode #153 — "I’m absolutely certain that certainty is bad!" Our brains are wired to perceive uncertainty as a potential threat to our survival. In response, we seek out certainty wherever we can find it, preferring certainties – no matter how painful or uncomfortable they may be – to the unknown and the uncertain.…
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Episode 142: Let everything happen to you, beauty and terror, just keep going, no feeling is final.

By Mindset Mondays Episode #142 — גַּם זֶה יַעֲבֹר No worries, the rest of this email is not going to be in Hebrew. That phrase, Gam zeh ya'avor, means "This, too, shall pass." Given the current political condition in the US, and the resulting uncertainty and deepened polarization, it seems a fitting reminder for this week. As…
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Episode 123: Embrace uncertainty. Some of the most beautiful chapters in our lives won’t have a title until much later.

By Mindset Mondays Episode #123 — "Thank goodness!" That's what my wife and our Middlest said in unison when I read them this week's quote. "Embrace uncertainty. Some of the most beautiful chapters in our lives won't have a title until much later." — Bob Goff I am SO excited to look back on this period —…
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