"All those moments will be lost in time,
like tears in rain"
It's easy to blame ourselves for not feeling 100% in our minds, but some of the causes of mental unwellness have to do with large systemic problems in our societies, among these, an emphasis on individualism, a manic faith in Romantic love and a cult of meritocracy. For gifts and more from The School of Life, visit our online shop: https://goo.gl/edzHw3 Join our mailing list: http://bit.ly/2e0TQNJ Our website has classes, articles and products to help you think and grow: https://goo.gl/RCHRSd Download our App: https://goo.gl/GT2kmQ FURTHER READING “The modern world is wonderful in many ways (dentistry is good, cars are reliable, we can so easily keep in touch from Mexico with our grandmother in Scotland) – but it’s also powerfully and tragically geared to causing a high background level of anxiety and widespread low-level depression. There are six particular features of modernity that have this psychologically disturbing effect. Each one has a potential cure, which we will only collectively put into action when we know more about the disease in question…” You can read more on this and other subjects on our blog, here: https://goo.gl/7Xurry MORE SCHOOL OF LIFE Visit us in person at our London HQ: https://goo.gl/Y6TobL Watch more films on WORK and CAPITALISM in our playlist: http://bit.ly/TSOLcapitalism You can submit translations and transcripts on all of our videos here: https://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?c=UC7IcJI8PUf5Z3zKxnZvTBog&tab=2 Find out how more here: https://ift.tt/1rwpo2N SOCIAL MEDIA Feel free to follow us at the links below: Download our App: https://goo.gl/GT2kmQ Facebook: https://ift.tt/299E3em Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheSchoolOfLife Instagram: https://ift.tt/29tp8dV CREDITS Produced in collaboration with: Damn Fine Media https://ift.tt/2ruJ0Wk
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