Human Nature

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What is progress anyway? I’ve been thinking a lot about the notion of ‘progression’ recently, but have I been judging progression based on the wrong criteria? Runner’s Definition of 'Progress'...
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That someone has taken the step to BEGIN or Recommence their fitness and health journey is what counts. Not where they are on that journey. We Are Unique Those embarking...
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What does being ‘TrueSapien’ and living a ‘Challenging Life’ mean to me? It’s more than just about aiming to be a little fitter. It’s more than intermittently participating in events...
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Is there a 'secret' to being fit and healthy? Being TrueSapien is as much about challenging attitudes and beliefs as it is to be challenging ourselves physically. After all, the...
I’m a hoarder, a hoarder of stuff. It has pissed off my my parents, it currently pisses off my wife-to-be and it’s starting to piss me off! With space dwindling...
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Most of the human race are lazy. Fact. Most of the human race are motivated by shallow, materialistic and meaningless goals. Sad fact. They don’t examine or question it because...
Technology can get a bad rep and can also be what we love. We hate the big brother aspect of following ads, but we love the gadgets that help us...
It’s not a new concept, each era seems to have had it in some form or another. To give the world a view of oneself of what we believe society...
With summer over, autumn upon us and winter in our sights how does the change of season affect us as human beings? There are claims our brains are affected by...
People are lazy, me included. If it involves an easy way out or less effort, then this is doubly so. One recent example involved a trip down to the big...
Accountability is a personality trait that is fast becoming extinct in our modern day lives. It is leading to serious health issues, rising crime figures and countless other social issues...
We have a choice. Either be inspired and achieve more than you ever thought possible, inspiring others in the process. Or be jealous, and live a shit, pointless existence in...
It’s deep-seated in our human nature that when stricken with failure, we pretend that victory wasn’t really worth it anyway. Is this some lame way to save face in a...
Self motivation isn't the key to achieving success. In fact 'self motivation' is often the cause of failure or a complete lack of drive altogether..... It is widely believed that...
Written by TrueSapien Matt Briscoe. The fitness journey and changes I’ve been on have had a profound impact on my outlook on life and the kinds of challenges I set...
The Excuse Trap is a treacherous place and one not easy to escape from. Our dreams, targets and purpose are all driven by attitudes such as resolution, perseverance and drive,...
What is it to 'Be TrueSapien'? ‘TrueSapien’ is the aspirational, omnipotent version of our self. It is achieved only by consistently challenging oneself to improve and by aligning with our...
Aims, goals, dreams, ambitions, aspirations, objectives...... However you want to describe them, these are the building blocks that collaborate to build the purposeful life. The mediocre would have you believe...
Be better than you outwardly appear. Yes you read correctly. To non TrueSapiens this may seem odd advice, in a society where everyone around us seems to want to appear...