philosophy of life Archive

First Rule in Love: Give More than You Expect to Receive

We all want the best from life: a happy successful life, a loving relationship, true friends and all our dreams coming true. But if we get in the extreme where we expect other people to make us feel in a certain way, we will affect our mood. You are the master of your own emotions Maybe you heard it for...

How To Achieve More In Less Time

Video transcript: Hi there my friend, I am Cornel Manu, founder of AmbitionOasis.com. I have a question for you: Do you want to achieve greatly, increasing your productivity daily, while spending less time doing it and have more free time to enjoy life and those you love? I am sure you want that. We all want that. When it comes...

Better Living through Budgeting

Budgeting is difficult! It takes commitment, determination, and sacrifice to make and stick to a budget. If, however, you’re able to stick with it, you’ll find that it has many benefits that lead to better living. My girl and I started budgeting a few years ago. We follow the “envelope system”.  Basically you give each dollar of your monthly salary...

Getting over Tough Times and Dealing with Depression

Tough times don’t last, tough people do. But what exactly makes people tough? Today we will discuss how to get over difficult times in your life and totally change your mood from depressed to happy. There are certain patterns that create certain feelings and outcomes. Tough people are strong because they do things that empower them, instead of doing those that put...

How To Become Motivated

Video Transcript: Hi there my friends, I am Cornel Manu, founder of AmbitionOasis.com. Today we are going to talk about how to become motivated. Maybe you are here because you have a hard time chasing your dreams. Or maybe you procrastinate a lot and don’t seem to find that fire within to push yourself forward. Or maybe you are going...

Be Your Own Hero

We all need to be saved sometimes, but it’s in our strength to save ourselves also. Going through hardships can be difficult, but if we learn how to activate our inner strength we can be more powerful than we can imagine. This article is a mere reflection of my own experience, as I gathered all the knowledge I could to...

Don’t Ignore Bad Emotions, Let Them Teach You

I am not the kind of guy that believes in things like: “Ignore your problems and they will disappear.” I am that kind of guy that if I have a problem, I identify it and focus on the solution. There are some psychologies that encourage the ignorance approach. Thinking that will be OK while not doing something to make it OK, it’s just...

Making a Difference in the World Requires to Focus on the Positive

It’s not just about dodging the negative because we must deal with it to improve our lives. But it’s the winning mindset and energy that we get from focusing on the bright side, that helps us change our lives into better ones. That’s how we change the world, providing a positive example with our lives and giving something valuable. I was...