3 actionable steps to help you fall asleep tonight.

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My most important lessons after teaching for three years.

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1. You are the weather.


How walking 10,000 steps every day can boost your productivity.

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How Posidonius, Athenodorus Cananites, and Epictetus can help you navigate life’s chaos.

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Spend money as a vote for the future you want, lean into your weirdness, and create with intention.

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I turned 27 on Monday, here’s what I’ve learned so far.

That’s me!

1. You’ll never figure “life” out.

2. Gratitude is the key.


Making mistakes is an important part of the learning process.

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Jay Shetty’s #1 New York Times Bestseller, “Think Like a Monk” wasn’t what I expected.

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Monks Have the Same Problems We Do, Just Monk-ified


No more idols — You’re ready.

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As the adage says,

“Stealing from one person is plagiarism. Stealing from many is research.”

JJ Wong

English teacher, language lover, and dancer. I write about learning languages, dance, and personal growth. http://jjwong.net I IG: thejjwong

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