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Lessons for a life well-lived.

Lessons for a life well-lived.

Dr. Brian Gahran

Wisdom is the ability to make sound judgments and good life-choices.  Wise persons anticipate the consequences of decisions.

Like speech, wisdom is an accumulated skill.  It is acquired slowly through personal experience and by learning from the mistakes of others.  Continue reading Lessons for a life well-lived.

Don’t suffer your way to wisdom.

Don’t suffer your way to wisdom.

Don't suffer your way to wisdom

Humorist Will Rogers once said, “Good judgment comes from experience, and a lot of that comes from bad judgment.”

But acquiring wisdom solely by experience has a psychological price.  Is learning life’s lessons “the hard way”… the only way?  Continue reading Don’t suffer your way to wisdom.