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Rappler's latest stories on life lessons


[OPINYON] Isinulat habang nakahiga sa banig ng karamdaman at natauhan

Oct 24, 2019 - 5:00 PM

Hindi masama ang matauhan. Katunayan, dapat ngang paminsan-minsan ay matauhan tayo mula sa, halimbawa, lubos nating sinasambang pulitiko. Lumayo sa ideyang tagapagligtas ang pinuno.

Not sure about the life path you’re on? Here are some things you need to know

Sep 03, 2019 - 6:01 PM

Choosing which way to go can be tough. To make things a little easier, read up on some life lessons from Bianca Gonzalez and Globe’s #PaanoBaToLive.

Globe's Paano ba 'To with Bianca Gonzales in Taguig City on August 16, 2019. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Always having 'the usual'? Here's why you should try something different

Sep 21, 2018 - 1:27 PM

Science says it will make you happier

You're wired to thrive, not just to survive

May 19, 2018 - 10:30 AM

We live in a world that highlights 80-hour work weeks and months straight of no leaves or days off. It's not against the law to ask for a break.

Leni Robredo, Sara Duterte, Leila de Lima on lessons of motherhood

May 13, 2018 - 10:04 PM

We also ask our readers to tell us what being a mom has taught them

Which tarot card rules your zodiac sign?

Feb 20, 2018 - 7:23 PM

Here's what your tarot card says about your personality, challenges, and life lessons

Your astrological life lesson for 2018

Dec 22, 2017 - 6:09 PM

What is Saturn telling you about the year ahead?

Values kids can learn from sports

Dec 21, 2017 - 11:32 AM

These life lessons will remain long after you’ve left the field

9 life lessons from Boy Abunda

Sep 26, 2017 - 12:00 PM

The TV host shares stories about his days as a young boy, his love for his mother, and making it in showbiz

Do you have the grit for success?

Jul 17, 2017 - 4:52 PM

Apprentice Asia winner Jonathan Yabut gives tips for success – not just in career but in life

Lessons kids can teach adults

Apr 20, 2017 - 8:42 PM

How can you look at life more positively – as children do?

Surprising life lessons from your favorite movies and TV shows

Dec 24, 2015 - 11:52 AM

This Christmas turn marathon watching sessions into learning opportunities

Photo courtesy of official The Big Bang Theory Facebook page

I learned to be a woman when I was 5

Apr 01, 2015 - 8:15 AM

For the last 3 decades Mrs J had had no idea of the awesome role she’s played in my narrative

6 years, 6 lessons from Dubai

Feb 21, 2015 - 6:54 PM

Here are some of those lessons I’ve learned from my experience living the past 6 years in Dubai

Jesuit Roque Ferriols turns 90, touches lives of youth

Aug 16, 2014 - 11:22 PM

If I say Be good you might think I am joking But to tell you the truth that is the most important of all – if we understand it Ferriols says

FRUIT OF OBEDIENCE. Fr Roque Ferriols taught philosophy for around half a century until 2013, when he quit after a cataract surgery. File photo by Henson Wongaiham

CONVERSATION: A letter to my 20-year-old self

Jun 19, 2014 - 10:43 AM

What would you tell your 20 year old self

DEAR SELF. What are some things you wish you knew way back when?

A letter to Tatay

Jun 14, 2014 - 9:09 PM

I wish you were here to give your opinion about my professional and personal issues – from mundane office concerns and painful emotional skirmishes with past girlfriends to my own contradictions and inanities

10 things women in their 20s should say goodbye to

Jun 14, 2014 - 1:05 PM

Time to say goodbye to your teenage years along with the drama and the attitude that may just be holding you back

A year after Serendra: The fear of death

Jun 05, 2014 - 12:28 PM

I don’t think I’m alone when I say I’d rather not think about my mortality because not a single person on this planet is excluded from this inevitable future

Kite-flying, life lessons

May 15, 2014 - 3:16 PM

I suspect that much I know now about predictions and decision making – things that are so essential in my current work – I began to learn while flying kites

Nostalgia: My teacher, my mentor

Sep 08, 2013 - 9:48 AM

My favorite teacher trained under the Thomasites–although he later earned a law degree and worked as a journalist for most of his life