Hi Timothy!

I'm glad you found my story useful. I'll be looking out for your stories! (No pressure :) )

And don't worry about "not being original" - if anything, creatives are all copying from each other and seldom make anything truly original. When we're starting our creative projects, we…


Hi Joshua,

Thanks for reading and for sharing your thoughts!

I've followed Dr. Peterson very closely since his rise to fame, and never have I heard him claim that his ideas were original - he has always pointed to his own mentors and given them credit where credit was due…


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OcULycD0l5w

There is an ancient alchemical dictum, In Sterquilinis Invenitur, which translates into “in filth it will be found”.

I believe Carl Jung initially meditated on this idea, which was later revisited by Jordan Peterson in his book Beyond Order: 12 More Rules For Life.

For the modern person, we may…


In Richard Carlson’s book, Don’t Sweat The Small Stuff… and It’s All Small Stuff, there was a rule that specifically caught my eye.

Over the past few years, I’ve been obsessed in a pursuit to learn what it means to live a good life. I’ve read many self-help books and…


The hopeless romantic in me suggests that this is true. But to indulge in it would most likely leave me disillusioned, bitter, and resentful.

We like entertaining stories about the addict, the alcoholic, the unlawful individual, the underdog — people who begin their journeys at rock bottom and begin a…


Society As A Judge Can Bring Forth The Best In You

When utilized in a positive manner, we visualize society as a judge and do our best to live up to the ideals of the judge. We look around in society for admirable people, and do our best to imitate them so that we can one day become “just like them”.


Hello everyone!

I will be on the Clubhouse app today if any of you want to chat with me or listen in on my conversation!

Follow me at @imwillcho if you are already a member of Clubhouse.

Unfortunately, I don’t have any invites to share with my followers, but if…


We walk through life absorbing ideas that, at first contact, seem to be self-evident. Beginning from childhood, we were all heavily influenced by the beliefs of authority figures and peers.

Children do not have the cognitive capacity and life experience to process and deliberate the ideologies and philosophies that they…


Learning history can often seem like a daunting and unfruitful task.

In a time of unprecedented technological advancements, we devalue the endeavors to rediscover the past, or as Jordan Peterson puts it, “rescue your father from the belly of the whale”.

Why bother looking back when the future is so…

William Cho

If you want to ask me a question or simply want to talk: @ohc.william@gmail.com. Check out my publication — https://medium.com/sapere-aude-incipe

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