22 episodes

When we first achieve consciousness, most thinking people quickly realize that we are faced with a tremendous conundrum. On the one hand, we grasp that it is our birthright, our natural state, to be free to choose our own path in life; and yet, on the other hand, we understand that liberty, that emancipation, is a distant and perhaps unachievable goal. Everyone needs to have an income to live. The only question is at what price?

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Don't Be A Wage Slave Leon La Couvée

    • Education

When we first achieve consciousness, most thinking people quickly realize that we are faced with a tremendous conundrum. On the one hand, we grasp that it is our birthright, our natural state, to be free to choose our own path in life; and yet, on the other hand, we understand that liberty, that emancipation, is a distant and perhaps unachievable goal. Everyone needs to have an income to live. The only question is at what price?

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    Episode 22: The value of friendship

    Episode 22: The value of friendship

    In this episode, we explore the essence of friendship and its different forms, as described by Aristotle. From utility-based and pleasure friendships to character-based ones, we delve into how friendships evolve and impact our lives. Personal anecdotes highlight the significance of lifelong friends and the growth they inspire. Ultimately, friendship is presented as a catalyst for personal development and a way to break down the solipsistic wall, emphasizing the necessity of critical thinking in nurturing these relationships.

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    • 7 min
    Episode 21: Travel to improve your soul

    Episode 21: Travel to improve your soul

    In this episode, I explore the reasons we travel, emphasizing how travel helps us gain experience and learn to control our emotions. I share a personal story of a recent trip to Krakow, highlighting the challenges faced with missed stops and unexpected baggage fees, and reflect on how these experiences teach patience and self-control. Ultimately, I conclude that the greatest journey is internal, involving personal growth and understanding our purpose in life.

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    • 7 min
    Episode 20: Luck: take a chance on you! Why not follow Pascal's Wager? You have nothing to lose and everything to gain.

    Episode 20: Luck: take a chance on you! Why not follow Pascal's Wager? You have nothing to lose and everything to gain.

    In this episode, I explore the concept of luck and whether we can influence it. I share personal stories, including a close call while driving and a chaotic journey through Schiphol Airport during Christmas. Reflecting on Blaise Pascal's wager, I discuss the power of positivity and choosing to view life through an optimistic lens, even amidst challenges. Join me as I delve into how our beliefs can shape our experiences and enhance our luck.

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    • 9 min
    Episode 19: We must begin to trust each other, once again. If we do not, all loving relationships will be difficult.

    Episode 19: We must begin to trust each other, once again. If we do not, all loving relationships will be difficult.

    This episode explores the changing nature of trust from past to present. I share personal stories highlighting how trust can be eroded through deceit in both personal and professional relationships. A recent hiking trip incident underscores the importance of trusting others despite minor doubts. Practical advice is given on fostering trust by reducing exposure to negative media and focusing on positive routines. Ultimately, trusting oneself and others is essential for well-being.

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    • 10 min
    Episode 18: Having a positive mental attitude will help you flourish and lead the life that you desire.

    Episode 18: Having a positive mental attitude will help you flourish and lead the life that you desire.

    This episode emphasizes the importance of maintaining a positive mental attitude to overcome life's inevitable adversities. It suggests that life inherently involves pain and suffering, interspersed with moments of joy, but by planning our lives, we can lead fulfilling ones.

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    • 8 min
    Episode 17: What is an education -- how do we learn how to learn?

    Episode 17: What is an education -- how do we learn how to learn?

    This episode discusses the concept of education, emphasizing that its true purpose is to develop critical thinking skills, not just to train for jobs.

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    • 7 min

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