The mind often wanders in meditation—and it’s normal. Elisha Goldstein, psychologist and founder of the Mindful Living Collective, explores how to deal with both important and irrelevant ideas that come up.
Do you worry seemingly as much as you inhale? In this animation from The School of Life, philosopher Alain de Botton talks about why we “catastrophize,” and why some of us spend more time worrying than others.
Our powerful brains allow us to imagine and evaluate different scenarios in the past and future. But when we shift our attention to the present, our minds can quiet down.
May 27, 2020
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