Many Buddhists consider huge difficulties to be a sign you’re an old soul.
The bigger your misfortunes, the closer you are to enlightenment.
Whether you believe this or not, it’s certainly cheery to reframe all your life’s bad events as tests of your character.
Now consciously go out there and develop them!
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Hi I’m Karen Salmansohn, founder of NotSalmon. My mission is to offer you easy-to-understand insights and tools to empower you to bloom into your happiest, highest potential self. I use playful analogies, feisty humor, and stylish graphics to distill big ideas – going as far back as ancient wisdom from Aristotle, Buddhism and Darwin to the latest research studies from Cognitive Therapy, Neuro Linquistic Programming, Neuroscience, Positive Psychology, Quantum Physics, Nutritional Studies – and then some.