Author Archives For 'Maria Popova'

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7 Ways to Have More by Owning Less

by Maria Popova

Aug 11, 2011
84,847 reads



More Than Human: Striking Animal Portraits

by Maria Popova

Dec 18, 2012
56,417 reads



How to Find Your Purpose and Do What You Love

by Maria Popova

Apr 22, 2012
49,822 reads



Six Pillars of the Wholehearted Life

by Maria Popova

Nov 03, 2015
47,291 reads



Bertrand Russell's 10 Commandments of Teaching

by Maria Popova

Dec 09, 2013
44,545 reads



Where Children Sleep: James Mollisonís Poignant Photographs

by Maria Popova

Sep 09, 2011
37,732 reads



How We Grieve: Learning To Live With Loss

by Maria Popova

Aug 18, 2014
37,657 reads



Lessons from 7 Years of Brain Pickings

by Maria Popova

Mar 18, 2014
36,223 reads



Poet and Philosopher David Whyte on Anger, Forgiveness and What Maturity Really Means

by Maria Popova

Feb 08, 2016
35,861 reads



7 Essential Books on Optimism

by Maria Popova

Jun 05, 2012
35,353 reads



7 Must-Read Books On Education

by Maria Popova

Jul 06, 2011
34,950 reads



Bobby McFerrin's "Don't Worry, Be Happy": A Neuropsychology Reading

by Maria Popova

Dec 22, 2011
33,327 reads



Material World: A Portrait of the World's Possessions

by Maria Popova

Dec 16, 2013
32,852 reads



Timeless Wisdom from the Late Nelson Mandela

by Maria Popova

Dec 06, 2013
32,423 reads



Anne Lamott on Grief, Grace, and Gratitude

by Maria Popova

Dec 30, 2014
31,940 reads



This Will Make You Smarter

by Maria Popova

Jan 14, 2014
31,509 reads



The Psychology of Choice: 5 Perspectives

by Maria Popova

Oct 10, 2011
31,419 reads



A Final and Lovely Collaboration

by Maria Popova

Sep 21, 2013
30,656 reads



How Language Enabled Innovation and Evolution

by Maria Popova

Mar 11, 2012
30,572 reads



Love After Love: Derek Walcott's Poetic Ode to Being at Home in Ourselves

by Maria Popova

Jun 16, 2015
26,375 reads



The Spirit of Sauntering: Thoreau on the Art of Walking and the Perils of a Sedentary Lifestyle

by Maria Popova

Jan 02, 2015
25,468 reads



The Nature of the Self

by Maria Popova

Mar 13, 2014
25,018 reads



David Whyte On the True Meaning of Friendship, Love, and Heartbreak

by Maria Popova

May 12, 2015
24,455 reads



Wendell Berry on Solitude and Why Pride and Despair Are the Two Great Enemies of Creative Work

by Maria Popova

Feb 01, 2015
24,096 reads



Rethinking the Placebo Effect

by Maria Popova

Sep 13, 2014
24,066 reads



Why The Capacity For Boredom Is A Good Thing

by Maria Popova

Jul 09, 2014
23,957 reads



Maya Angelou On Identity & The Meaning of Life

by Maria Popova

Jul 22, 2014
23,074 reads



The Science of How Your Mind-Wandering Is Robbing You of Happiness

by Maria Popova

Apr 04, 2013
22,863 reads



Picasso On Intuition

by Maria Popova

Sep 29, 2014
22,712 reads



Advice From Artists On How To Overcome Creative Block

by Maria Popova

Apr 22, 2014
22,214 reads



Sherwin Nuland on the Art of Dying as a Lens on the Art of Living Meaningfully

by Maria Popova

Nov 03, 2014
22,175 reads



The Art of Constructive Daydreaming

by Maria Popova

Dec 08, 2013
22,020 reads






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