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Can you learn/teach tranquility?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Nick M Sep 12. 12 Replies

Hi Guys, Quick question regarding the tranquility with which some men, regardless of age, carry themselves with.  It's isn't just confidence, it's the furthest thing from arrogance, but it is the…Continue

Shoulders!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Shane Aug 2. 7 Replies

Guys, I’ve been weight training for almost 4 years now.  In this time I have experimented a lot. I’ve tried different workout plans, exercises, diets, meal plans and training/rest patterns.I’ve…Continue

My ex is back in my life...

Started this discussion. Last reply by Curtis Jul 23. 23 Replies

Hi Gents, any and all advice would be greatly appreciated...It's been 3 years since my ex and I have shared anything more than a 5 minute catch-up, following our equally long relationship.It didn't…Continue

Constructive Criticism for my friend. Should I, and how?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steve Fine Apr 3. 15 Replies

My question is two-fold and I apologise in advance for the essay, but this has been bugging me for some time and I would really appreciate your advice.My best friend, Nick, and I are both currently…Continue

 

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Curtis replied to The Eyeball Kid's discussion Getting to know a girl with a difficult past.
"She's damaged, bro.  That tends to bring something out in nurturing guys, that makes you feel like the connection is stronger than it is/should be. It's endearing, but it's not indicative of what a relationship could be. Do your…"
Sep 24
Curtis replied to Tim's discussion Male vanity.
"Nicely put."
Sep 22
Curtis replied to Brad Williams's discussion Self-Defense Without Guns
"Is there a form of self-defence with a gun then? In a country like Taiwan, I would recommend you learn Silat. A martial-art that incorporates close quarters combat, including knife defence and takedowns. Weapons are never a smart idea, because they…"
Sep 22
Curtis replied to Tim's discussion Male vanity.
"That's the strangest thing I've ever known someone to have a problem with."
Sep 22
Curtis replied to Tim's discussion Male vanity.
"Lol!"
Sep 19
Curtis replied to Tim's discussion Male vanity.
"Firstly, if they're in the gym - they're not giving up any meals for SUPPLEMENTS and shakes.  The clue is in the name... Everyone, to some extent, is vain these days.  It's particularly noticeable amongst my generation, now…"
Sep 19
Nick M replied to Curtis's discussion Can you learn/teach tranquility?
"The tranquility of which you speak can be learned. It comes through confidence in yourself though. You,like many have insecurities of one kind or another,but if you can accept them then you're one step closer. Music/Reading/Traveling,I feel are…"
Sep 12
Curtis replied to Josh Billings's discussion Need Some Relationship Advice
"You lost me there a little, Will. I'm not overthinking it because it's pretty clear cut.  If I knew a guy who's only complaint about his girlfriend was that she smoked some recreational pot on occasion, I'd happily…"
Sep 4
Curtis replied to John Bravo's discussion I held out sex for love first....Why is it so hard to find a girl who's done the same?
"Also not very representative of how times have changed.  I was 5 years old when this data was collated."
Sep 4
Michael J. K. left a comment for Curtis
"Have a great Day Curtis hope it is full of fun and frolic"
Sep 4
Curtis replied to Josh Billings's discussion Need Some Relationship Advice
"You're not stating the obvious though, Will, you're overthinking it. She kept the weed thing to herself because he isn't cool with it... To suggest she'll "keep lying to him" and speculating what else she might lie…"
Sep 4
Curtis replied to Josh Billings's discussion Need Some Relationship Advice
"No it's really not.  He's asked her to give up something for him.  Something he had prior knowledge of before they got together.  That's unfair. She's confessed, albeit reluctantly, but…"
Sep 4
Curtis replied to Drew's discussion Career change/alternative career choices?
"What do you enjoy, man? What are you passionate aboute? Find something and work towards that. You can get some funding to re-train, even if it's a vocational course."
Sep 4
Curtis replied to Josh Billings's discussion Need Some Relationship Advice
"Overthinking it, dude."
Sep 3
Rick Shelton replied to Curtis's discussion Can you learn/teach tranquility?
""but I would like to give off an heir of prestige, without putting others off" No you would like to comport yourself with confidence without being overbearing.  English Police: airs not heirs and confidence is the term you want not…"
Sep 2
Rick Shelton replied to Curtis's discussion Can you learn/teach tranquility?
"I liked Serenity, hell of a good show."
Sep 2

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At 8:53am on September 4, 2014, Michael J. K. said…

Have a great Day Curtis hope it is full of fun and frolic

 
 
 

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Hi All,My name is Nick Vogelgesang (it's German, spelling my name in kindergarten was an adventure). I'm a recent college graduate and have been following the blog for about two years now. Currently I am working as a flight instructor in the Fort Worth area.An older article that got posted to the site's Facebook page indirectly led me to decide that within the next five years I am going to travel in Morocco. Being just out of college and never having travelled further out of the country than…See More
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