Alain de Botton

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Inquirier.net
Why Being ‘Just Friends’ With Your Ex Is Not Always a Good Ideato a toxic situation or only feel hurt around them, should you really risk it?
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
to a toxic situation or only feel hurt around them, should you really risk it? Huffington Post quoted British philosopher Alain de Botton, “We are deeply attached to the idea that we’re not monsters and, as we know, nice people always try to be... Read more
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Evening Standard
Elmet by Fiona Mozleyof Monmouth by Anna Keay 5/17 Man Up: Boys, Men and Breaking the Male Rules by
Evening Standard / Posted 17 days ago
of Monmouth by Anna Keay 5/17 Man Up: Boys, Men and Breaking the Male Rules by Rebecca Asher 6/17 The Course of Love by Alain de Botton 7/17 The Tree Climber’s Guide: Adventures in the Urban Canopy by Jack Cooke 8/17 Reader, I Married Him:... Read more
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The Irish Times
Should we break up with monogamy?any partner to live up to that it had driven them all away. I wanted to feel ut
The Irish Times / Posted 17 days ago
any partner to live up to that it had driven them all away. I wanted to feel utterly authentic with my lover. Yet I heard Alain de Botton speak disparagingly about why any of us would seek to inflict our whole true self on another poor soul.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
The cards that can tell us whether or not we've been dealt a decent hand in lifereasons. Sometimes it worked out. These cards come from theschooloflife.com, w
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
reasons. Sometimes it worked out. These cards come from theschooloflife.com, whose instigator is the popular philosopher Alain de Botton, so we also get a quote from the gloomy Dane Soren Kierkegaard: "You will regret whatever you choose". My... Read more
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Evening Standard
Rising Tide Falling Star by Philip Hoareof Monmouth by Anna Keay 5/17 Man Up: Boys, Men and Breaking the Male Rules by
Evening Standard / Posted 24 days ago
of Monmouth by Anna Keay 5/17 Man Up: Boys, Men and Breaking the Male Rules by Rebecca Asher 6/17 The Course of Love by Alain de Botton 7/17 The Tree Climber’s Guide: Adventures in the Urban Canopy by Jack Cooke 8/17 Reader, I Married Him:... Read more
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Canberra Times
Bernard Tomic being 'bored' at Wimbledon is what makes tennis interestingby the idle person, who is made to feel anxious and dull about being bored. I
Canberra Times / Posted 29 days ago
by the idle person, who is made to feel anxious and dull about being bored. I saw a recent tweet from British philosopher Alain de Botton​ that said, "Anyone who isn't embarrassed by who they were a year ago probably isn't learning enough." It... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Bernard Tomic being 'bored' at Wimbledon is what makes tennis interestingby the idle person, who is made to feel anxious and dull about being bored. I
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 30 days ago
by the idle person, who is made to feel anxious and dull about being bored. I saw a recent tweet from British philosopher Alain de Botton​ that said, "Anyone who isn't embarrassed by who they were a year ago probably isn't learning enough." It... Read more
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The Age
Bernard Tomic being 'bored' at Wimbledon is what makes tennis interestingby the idle person, who is made to feel anxious and dull about being bored. I
The Age / Posted 30 days ago
by the idle person, who is made to feel anxious and dull about being bored. I saw a recent tweet from British philosopher Alain de Botton​ that said, "Anyone who isn't embarrassed by who they were a year ago probably isn't learning enough." It... Read more
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Evening Standard
The upstairs room by Kate Murray-Browneof Monmouth by Anna Keay 5/17 Man Up: Boys, Men and Breaking the Male Rules by
Evening Standard / Posted a month ago
of Monmouth by Anna Keay 5/17 Man Up: Boys, Men and Breaking the Male Rules by Rebecca Asher 6/17 The Course of Love by Alain de Botton 7/17 The Tree Climber’s Guide: Adventures in the Urban Canopy by Jack Cooke 8/17 Reader, I Married Him:... Read more
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Evening Standard
Grave New World by Stephen D Kingof Monmouth by Anna Keay 5/17 Man Up: Boys, Men and Breaking the Male Rules by
Evening Standard / Posted a month ago
of Monmouth by Anna Keay 5/17 Man Up: Boys, Men and Breaking the Male Rules by Rebecca Asher 6/17 The Course of Love by Alain de Botton 7/17 The Tree Climber’s Guide: Adventures in the Urban Canopy by Jack Cooke 8/17 Reader, I Married Him:... Read more
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Evening Standard
The Unwomanly Face of War by Svetlana Alexievichof Monmouth by Anna Keay 5/17 Man Up: Boys, Men and Breaking the Male Rules by
Evening Standard / Posted a month ago
of Monmouth by Anna Keay 5/17 Man Up: Boys, Men and Breaking the Male Rules by Rebecca Asher 6/17 The Course of Love by Alain de Botton 7/17 The Tree Climber’s Guide: Adventures in the Urban Canopy by Jack Cooke 8/17 Reader, I Married Him:... Read more
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Evening Standard
The Sleep Solution by Dr W Chris Winterof Monmouth by Anna Keay 5/17 Man Up: Boys, Men and Breaking the Male Rules by
Evening Standard / Posted a month ago
of Monmouth by Anna Keay 5/17 Man Up: Boys, Men and Breaking the Male Rules by Rebecca Asher 6/17 The Course of Love by Alain de Botton 7/17 The Tree Climber’s Guide: Adventures in the Urban Canopy by Jack Cooke 8/17 Reader, I Married Him:... Read more
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