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"Self-discipline is like a muscle; the more you exercise it, the stronger it gets."
"Tiny tweaks can lead to big changes."
"Listen to understand. By just being there, you may be the turning point they need."
Why it's okay to imagine your pets with feelings much like yours:
“Heart is what drives us and determines our fate.”
“Even people who’ve been raised on hate can make a choice about who they want to be.” @TEDbooks
At the bottom of the ocean, all sorts of creatures are glowing in the dark. Their ability to make light is called bioluminescence, and it’s a valuable skill in the deep dark oceans. They use it for hunting, mating and self-defense. Marine biologist Edith Widder was the first person to ever capture f
Your brain on video games:
"Everything we blog, everything tweet, and everything we click is a public act of making media."
Why we should focus on sustaining success instead of just achieving it:
"When it comes to creativity and leadership, we need introverts doing what they do best."
Why activists and innovators need to be brave, brave, brave:
The world's greatest pickpocket on the art of stealing your watch. Can you figure out his final trick?
"We're all going to die -- and poems can help us live with that." Why we need poetry:
The 4 biggest reasons why inequality is bad for society:
These broken glasses may look ordinary, but this pair has a story to tell -- they belonged to a victim of genocide in the Bosnian War. @TEDFellow Ziyah Gafić, who was a teen in Sarajevo during the war, photographs personal items found in newly discovered mass graves. The objects help identify bodie
"I realized, for the first time, that my voice mattered." Find the courage to speak up against gender violence:
A school day in 7 #TEDTalks -- with one for every class in a typical day:
"If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original." - @SirKenRobinson
"True empowerment comes from giving yourself the permission to think and act."
5 #TEDTalks to cheer you up on a bad day:
How to create a work-life balance that works for you:
7 powerful stories of living with mental illness:
The most hotly contested punctuation mark of all time: (via @TED_ED)
What is success? 11 ideas that break the mold: