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3 Lessons from the Ship of Fools Myth

The Ship of Fools myth was first mentioned in the year 1486, at the dawn of the Renaissance. A man named Sebastian Brandt wrote a long poem called Das Narrenschiff or Stultifera Navis. In it, he talks about a voyage…

Hikikomori, Japanese Youth Isolated in their Rooms

The Hikikomori are young Japanese people who shun the idea of ​​leaving their room. In Japanese culture solitude has always been a traditional value. It represents searching for wisdom about oneself, nature and social relations. In some ways, it is…