Wisdom From The Old (or 'Why I learned to Stop...
Firstly – and this isn’t imperative to the post, I’m neither, old nor Jewish. But I did find this beautiful 6min short-film some time ago and feel that if you come across it, you should feel obliged to press play – because you’re likely to learn… View Post
The Hidden Cost of Aging
“When you’re 5 you just want to be 6, but when your 26 you wish you were 25. The aging process is taking place everyday and there’s no way to slow it down, so you might as well embrace it. Being 102 doesn’t look so bad.” I heard a great quote recently.… View Post
The Rulebook Has Changed
The rulebook for how to become a successful man has changed. You can no longer work for a company for 30 years and expect to move up the ranks to a secure position. Even a college degree won’t guarantee you fulfilling work that can support those you love. However, a man that can solve problems on his own and a man that can connect with other people is a man that can weather the challenges of our...
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New Delhi, India
The trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on...– Terry Pratchett, Diggers. (via ruineshumaines)
And Now... I'm 26
Today I celebrated a hugely successful 26th birthday with good food, new friends, my incredible family, the girl I love and the amazing news that I’ve personally been immortalised in a new series of fantastic children’s books by the brilliant New York author Suzy Chase-Motzkin. I’ll update tomorrow with more details on that. But I want to sign off this great and memorable day...
The beauty of a living thing is not the atoms that go into it, but the way those...– Car Sagan
Contemplating Your Own Existence 101
Tip #1 1. Wait until it’s dark and go outside. 2. Put on your headphones. 3. Play Re:Stacks by Bon Iver whilst looking up at all those stars. 4. Just, be for a while.
The suppression of uncomfortable ideas may be common in religion or in politics,...– Carl Sagan
Keep Submitting Your Videos!
More and more of you by the day are submitting your videos for the movie. And they’re so great. Better than anything I expected! For anyone who hasn’t taken part yet - get involved and join the revolution! Click the link below, and upload a 1-2min video telling me your thoughts, beliefs, philosophies, dreams and ideologies on life for Quarter Life - The Movie. Every submission will...
Be In My Movie
This is me - my name’s Perry and I’m a 25 year old producer with a funny British accent. This summer I’ll be leaving London to film people all over the world for a documentary called Quarter Life - the first ever movie to gather the thoughts, theories and philosophies about life, from all kinds of people from all over the planet, including trusted experts and a lot of big...