decision making

An Optimist’s Brain Works Differently

An optimist’s brain focuses, processes, and understands reality in a different way. This ability to see a ray of light where others see only walls and darkness comes from specific regions in the brain. These areas are trained in openness, flexibility,…

When Prudence Is Really Fear

Prudence is a virtue that completely permeates a person’s personality. When someone cultivates prudence, it turns into a something like a halo around everything they do. Aristotle defined it as that which encourages decent and correct behavior. The church considers it one…

Self-Sabotage: When You Are Your Own Worst Enemy

Self-sabotage is the tendency to make things hard for yourself by creating limits and complications that impede progress towards your goals. If you think back to your past, you’ll probably recall a few situations when you failed to reach your…