5 Proven advantages of having an antisocial personality

by Hayley Carelse Relationships, Self Improvement
It is important to differentiate between having an antisocial personality and antisocial personality disorder. According to Psychology Today, an antisocial person is someone who enjoys being alone. ''Antisocial behavior is a trait of intelligence in a world full of conformists.'' Nikola Tesla An antisocial personality disorder is characterized by bad behavior, treating others badly, and breaking the rules without remorse. This post is referring to having an antisocial personality, not having antisocial personality disorder. Why an antisocial personality is not a bad thing Studies have ...
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BLOG POST LINKS

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Reference and Education, Writing and Speaking
This post is intended to assist readers interested in Elysium's Passage blogs to rapidly find and access over 100 posts on this site. The first section lists the majority of topics without regard to subject or posted dates. The second section lists the first four chapters of Elysium's Passage: The Ascent and the Series Prologue.  The third section relates to personal profiles. The fourth has a number of my photos, including pictures of my mountain climbing adventures and my cabin retreat in the ...
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DAILY MESSAGE FROM THE PASSAGE

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Computers and Technology, Relationships, Finance, News and Society, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Food and Drink, Writing and Speaking
For more Elysium''s Passage Blog Posts, go to  https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/ep-blog-posts for over 100 links orhttps://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage for the host site _______________________________________________ September 22, 2020 On my social media and blog posts, I have included many quotes that encourage us not to fear, while warning us of the dangers of fear. If you frequent my work you may have seen some of these, so I wanted to pull some of my favourites together should you wish to copy and paste them into social media pages such as ...
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A HIGHER VIBE

by Neil Meyers Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
For more Elysium's Passage Blog Posts go to www.elysiumspassage.com or directly to links https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/ep-blog-posts       RAISE YOUR VIBE What gets you high… other than a buckin’ bronc? Perhaps, more importantly; what keeps you high? Where do you set your vibe; low or high?  Or, do you just let it happen? Or do you allowing others to set it for you? How do you feel most of the time; are you up or down or just blah mediocre. Let me talk in terms of ‘we’ rather ...
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JESUS SPEAKS

by Neil Meyers Relationships, Self Improvement
To read more on this amazing young artist, go to the link belowhttps://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/Easter-message-painted  For more Elysium's Passage Blog Posts go directly to the links https://digitalbloggers.com/artsand-entertainment/ep-blog-posts    Does Jesus still speak to us today? If you don't believe in his existence, past or present, then obviously the answer is no. But if you do, you might be open to this possibility, although it's surprising how many religious people don't allow for the possibility of his communicating to the world today through channels.  Ironically, it's often ...
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DAILY MESSAGE ARCHIVES SEPTEMBER 2020

by Neil Meyers Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
For more Elysium's Passage blog posts go directly to https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/ep-blog-posts  or to www.elysiumspasage.com for the host site. September 15. 2020 FREE YOUR MIND As Morpheus advised Neo in the Matrix, there really is no reason to fear, we just need to let it all go, especially when we are being lied to by most anyone in authority these days. As Franklin Roosevelt said, in so many words, the only thing we need to fear is fear itself. Most of us, I hope, see or are ...
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GREAT EXPECTATIONS

by Neil Meyers Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews
For Elysium's Passage Blog Posts,Go to www.elysiumspassage.com or for post links https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/ep-blog-posts    GREAT EXPECTATIONS It's interesting what Alice was thinking about as she was reflected on her time down the Rabbit Hole. For one thing, it reminds us how important it is to raise our expectations if we hope to attract more exciting things, people and events into our lives... maybe even a few White Rabbits. When life becomes "dull and stupid," it might be necessary to get out of our comfort zone ...
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SOUND OF SILENCE

by Neil Meyers Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
For Elysium's Passage Blog Posts, Go to www.elysiumspassage.com  or for post links https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/ep-blog-posts   THE STORY BEHIND THE SONG . . It is one of the best-loved songs of all time. Simon & Garfunkel's hit The Sound Of Silence topped the US charts and went platinum in the UK. It was named among the 20 most performed songs of the 20th century, included in Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs of All Time, and provided the unforgettable soundtrack to 1967 film classic The Graduate. But to one man The ...
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THE LAW OF CORRUPTION

by Neil Meyers Relationships, Self Improvement
For Elysium's Passage Blog Posts, go to www.elysiumspassage.com For URL list go to https://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage Tacitus, the famous Roman historian (56 to 120 AD) and respected politician made this astute observation. It’s so obvious! This makes me wonder why so few seem to realize the consequences of authoritarian government. We realize the rule of laws depends on the authority of the state to enact regulations to uphold order in society. As it should be. History, however, shows us that the more powerful the elite ...
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FEAR OF DEATH

by Neil Meyers Relationships, Self Improvement
For Elysium's Passage Blog Posts, go to www.elysiumspassage.com or https://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage    FEAR OF DEATH . I agree with Maya that for many the fear of living results from the fear of dying. This is no way to go through life. To do so is to become through life timid and, as she says, spineless.    But underlying the fear of dying, which seems to have recently gripped the world, is the fear of being annihilated. This is a result of believing that we are ...
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RELIGION AND SCIENCE

by Neil Meyers Relationships, Self Improvement
To access more Elysium's Passage blog postings: https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/ep-blog-posts or https://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage   RELIGION AND SCIENCE The implicate order implies a reality immensely beyond what we call matter. Matter itself is merely a ripple in this background. Physicist David Bohm,1917-1992, Fellow of the Royal Society This excerpt below is taken from the pending novel ELYSIUM'S PASSAGE: QUANTUM LEAPS (Book Four). The following discussion is a debate among the characters, James (the protagonist), Mo and Eli on the compatibility of religion and science. Obviously, this is only a thumbnail ...
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DIMASH VIBES

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews
For Elysium's Passage Blog Posts, go to www.elysiumspassage.com   For a list of URL links, go to https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/ep-blog-posts  DIMASH'S GOOD VIBES What gets you high with life? Perhaps, more importantly; what keeps you high? Where do you set your vibe; high or low?  Or, do you just let it happen by allowing others to set the dial for you?  Are we good with how we feel, or do we wish for something better, more exciting and joyful? Yet that can be challenging when life keeps ...
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DAILY MESSAGE ARCHIVES AUGUST 2020

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Health and Fitness, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Home and Family, Writing and Speaking
For Elysium's Passage Blog Posts, go to www.elysiumspassage.com  For URL list go to https://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage  POWER VS FORCE Clint Eastwood speaks of power coming from self-respect, which seems to be very different than what respect Dirty Harry’s Magnum 44 might suggest when pointed in our general direction. (See the below clip.)     Chairman Mao the leader of the Chinese Communist party once said (political) power comes out the barrel of a gun. Though he was responsible for the deaths of up to fifty million of his ...
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ART OF CONTEMPLATION

by Neil Meyers Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews
For more Elysium's Passage Blog Posts, go to https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/ep-blog-posts to access post links orhttps://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage for the host blogsite. . Auguste Rodin, the French sculpturer, is quoted in this very profound statement describing art is contemplation. This seems true in the sense that it is not possible to appreciate art without contemplation. This is especially obvious, as he suggests when we contemplate nature and divine “the spirit of which nature herself is animated.” It may also be said that true contemplation is an art. On ...
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DAILY MESSAGE ARCHIVES JULY 2020

by Neil Meyers Relationships, Self Improvement
For over 100 URL posts on the ELYSIUM'S PASSAGE blog site, go tohttps://digitalbloggers.com/preview/content-and-links-to-ep-blog-posts  to the host blog site at www.elysiumspassage.com July 25, 2020                     THE THINKER A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes                                           Mahatma Gandhi The Thinker, Auguste Rodin 1844 - 1917 French Sculpturer Do we think too ...
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SOWING HAPPY SEEDS OF GRATITUDE

by Neil Meyers Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
For more Elysium's Passage posts links, go to https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/ep-blog-posts or https://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage for the host blogsite. Sowing Seeds of Gratitude and Appreciation for a Harvest of Happiness  As Rhonda Byre states above: "Your thoughts are seeds, and the harvest you reap will depend on the seeds you plant." So then, how do we reap the abundant harvest we wish to have in our lives? One word: Gratitude! Well, maybe two: Appreciation. Thoughts of gratitude and appreciation are the seeds of happiness.  This post's featured painting reminds ...
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DAILY MESSAGE ARCHIVES JUNE 2020

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Writing and Speaking
For more Elysium's Passage Blog Posts, go to https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/ep-blog-posts to access post links orhttps://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage  for the host blogsite. ___________________________________________________ June 28, 2020                           CONTEMPLATION Auguste Rodin, the French sculpturer, is quoted in this very profound statement describing art is contemplation. This seems true in the sense that it is not possible to appreciate art without contemplation. This is especially obvious, as he suggests when we contemplate nature and divine “the spirit of ...
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19 Ways to Lead Through COVID-19

by Steven Doggette Business, Relationships, Health and Fitness, Self Improvement
True leaders lead in every season, not just the good ones. As the world is currently in crisis and the only news is bad news, your leadership is needed now more than ever! Here are 19 attributes of leadership that you can draw from during this time of great trouble. A leader… 1. Takes Time for Introspection. Have you been focusing your life’s energy on the things that really matter lately? If not, now is the time for you to pivot. 2. Declares ...
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RISING ABOVE JUDGMENTALISM

by Neil Meyers Relationships, Self Improvement
For more Elysium''s Passage blog posts, go to https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/ep-blog-posts for post linksor https://digitalbloggers.com/articles/elysiumspassage for host site                       ___________________________________   RISING ABOVE JUDGMENTALISM  Judge not, that ye be not judged. For with what judgment ye judge, ye shall be judged                                                     Matthew 7:1,2 (KJV) I’m not sure if this admonishment from 2,000 years ago ...
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DIMASH... ART, SPLENDOR AND BEAUTY

by Neil Meyers Arts and Entertainment, Relationships, Self Improvement
For more ELYSIUM'S PASSAGE posts, go to https://digitalbloggers.com/arts-and-entertainment/ep-blog-posts or www.elysiumspassage.com    DIMASH KUDAIBERGEN________________________ PULCHRIDUDO SPLENDUS VERITUSBeauty is the Resplendence of Truth . In this post, I'd like to introduce Dimash Kudaibergen from Kazakhstan. He is very popular in Russia and China, but the West is slow in discovering him. So if you haven't heard of him before, or more importantly, heard him yet, click on the following links. The vocal teachers and critics I've listened to on YouTube have no criticism to offer, other than ...
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