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2017-10


I Am The 2-Minutes-Read-Time-Writer

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How I’ve gotten used to writing a 2-minute article every day

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5 Important Things I Learned From Rejection

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Rejection can be hard. Rejection can make us feel that we have done everything wrong, that nobody likes us and that it would be better to disappear. Rejection is a shitty feeling. But everyone experiences this more than once and I think it is important to learn something from the experiences you gain instead of just focusing on your own misery.

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Be There for the People You Care About

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I write this article because I realized that I have behaved partly wrongly. Like shit. To people I really cared about.

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Showing Weakness is a Strength in Itself

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Show weakness? Showing that you’re not feeling well? Nowadays, it’s almost like a scandal. We always want to present ourselves from our best side, show how strong we are, not only physically but also mentally. It is not at all fitting for us to show weakness. But showing weakness is a strength in itself.

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It’s All About A Strong Mindset

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A lot of people think you need luck to succeed. You have to be in the right place at the right time. You must have been born in a rich family home. You must have fallen in God’s grace that you can achieve anything at all.

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The Day All Android Developers Will Use Kotlin

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Advantages, statistics and my own experience

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3 Exciting Things I Learned from Oversleeping Today

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I overslept for the first time in a very long time. Not because I muted the alarm clock and then fell asleep again, but because I simply forgot to set it at all. Here are the things I have learned (because of everything that happens to me I learn something):

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You Are Responsible for Eliminating Your Problems

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I myself often have to deal with the problem that while I may be bothered by one or two things, I just don’t have the motivation and nerves to change it. I would rather sit out my problem and hope that it will change for the better at some point. But often it never happens.

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Is Success The Result Of Luck?

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Many people think that success comes from luck alone. Luck which they have no influence on would determine their fate. It would determine what will become of them, what they will achieve in life, or simply how much money they will earn.

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I Realized What Really Motivates Me In The Morning

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This morning I came to enlightenment. I found out by chance what really motivates me in the morning. Especially when I run. It’s not just running itself, it’s not the fact that I get up when most of the others are still asleep, it’s not the great experience to watch the sunrise live. It’s actually something completely banal.

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