Modern French philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre once stated, “Everything has been figured out, except how to live.” This rings true for those looking for the perfect path to follow in attempting to live their lives. However, it does not speak for the lessons learned while attempting to live. Life as harsh and cold that it can be at times has scores of lessons to teach to people who pay attention. I have witnessed many lessons and experienced countless others firsthand. Listed in no particular and to be continued are some of the most beneficial lessons in life I have learned thus far.
Vanity is one of those words that can be simply taken for face value (appearance) or looked at as a root word to explain specific human behavior and how people interact with each other. The word “vanity” itself has morally dualistic qualities. It can be utilized as an emotion of empowerment and self reliance or … Read more