Projects
December 15, 2017

The Photography Project: A Greek Flea Market

Last week, «Papers Of Thought» contributor and amateur photographer Nepheli Chrysoula took upon herself to capture unique moments of people working at a flea market. Between sales and bargains, fish…

Entertainment
December 4, 2017

November’s Glee: Films & History

November always begins with a smile on my face since on the 1st  I celebrate my name day. Since orthodoxy is the main religion in Greece, there are various saints…

Essays
November 25, 2017

Essays: How To Start Writing/Blogging

I started my first ”blog” back in 2012. A high school student who had newly founded his passion for weightlifting and nutrition. Using a simple analogy, as my body was growing,…

Lifestyle
November 16, 2017

5 Books A Year

Reading is easy. At least for me. It is something I enjoy tremendously and the reasons why are best left for another article. What is tough or was tough for me…

Entertainment
November 8, 2017

Argy’s Corner: October’s Mood

Another month, another article. I hope you are all fine and haven’t forgotten me. I’m here to share with you my choices on music, books, movies and whatever entertains the…

Travel
November 1, 2017

Santorini: A Complete Guide (Part2)

In the second part of this travel series we continue from where we left off in the previous article, where the focus was on the history of the island, it’s…

EntertainmentWriter's Opinion
October 8, 2017

Argy’s Corner: September’s Entertainment

Hi there! I’m Sylvia or Argyro or otherwise Argy and this will be our entertainment column. Here we will talk about music that has stuck in our minds and enabled…

Lifestyle
October 2, 2017

3 Things I Learned From Jim Rohn

Emanuel James “Jim” Rohn was an American author, entrepreneur and motivational speaker. Apart from being a decorated speaker, Jim has been a mentor of shorts to many successful people including like Mark R….

Philosophy
September 7, 2017

Selections: 10 Remarks For Life

10 Remarks For Life by Marcus Aurelius    First. How do I regard my relation to them, and the fact that we were all born for each other: and, the turning…

Travel
September 2, 2017

Santorini: A Complete Guide (Part 1)

Preface In mid-August, me and my girlfriend took a much-needed vacation trip to Santorini, Greece, where we stayed for five nights leaving on the sixth day. As a kid, I…

Writer's Opinion
August 1, 2017

Being Grateful

I’m currently sitting on the bus back home. This ‘’paper’’ is written literally, firstly on a piece of paper, only to be later passed in my Microsoft Word and then…

StyleTravel
November 5, 2016

8 Tips To Travel Well

Introduction Travelling is one of the most joyous activities anybody can have in a lifetime. In the past decades, with the expansion of technology and means of transport, the lowering…

Politics
October 28, 2016

Modern Day Politics: What Makes A Great Politician?

Preface With time and age, we all come to realize that the majority of events that shaped history and society are deeply influenced by politics and ultimately by political operations….

Entertainment
October 24, 2016

Modern Day Mythology: The Psychology Of Batman V Superman

What could a fictional billionaire/vigilante and a former U.S Vice President possibly have in common? In one of the latest DC films, Batman v Superman, Bruce Wayne aka Batman is adopting and implementing a…

LifestylePhilosophy
September 28, 2016

Entertain All Thoughts & Ideas

Preface Our brain is the most powerful tool in our possession. With it, man was able to surpass his weaker physical condition and dominate over the other stronger animals. With…

Writer's Opinion
September 25, 2016

Modern Day Art: Expression Through Social Media

Preface In the last 10 years, social media have been dominating our everyday life. After the founding of Facebook in 2004 many social media platforms have risen but only the…

Writer's Opinion
September 7, 2016

Remembering Why Sports Are So Important

”The Olympic Games are the quadrennial celebration of the springtime of humanity” Pierre de Coubertin With the Rio Olympics slowly settling into the history books and the Rio Paralympics taking place…

Entertainment
August 25, 2016

Life Lessons From ”Troy”

‘’Troy’’ is a 2004 epic film, based on Homer’s ‘’Iliad’’, which aspires to be more than a summer blockbuster. In my opinion, it achieves that goal more often than not…

PhilosophyPsychology
August 24, 2016

Comfort & Tension

”Having comfort is an essential part of life. In comfort a baby can grow, a family can flourish. In contrast, comfort can be a man’s doom, making him stale and…

Lifestyle
August 20, 2016

The 3 Core Values To Triumph In Life

”Core Values reveal a man’s character, the outlook he has on life while slowly creating a legacy for what he stands for, through which his loved ones and the people…

Fitness & Nutrition
August 13, 2016

The Benefits Of Being Lean & Muscular

”Creating a strong, lean and muscular body means you are willing to work for something. It takes dedication to build something out of nothing. It requires patience, consistency, and most…

Writer's Opinion
August 10, 2016

Heartbreak Is A Great Thing

”True, unconditional and genuine love is the authentic equivalent of freedom” Love is merely madness as William Shakespeare wrote. Love is the powerful release of endomorphisms in our brains. The…

Writer's Opinion
August 7, 2016

Letting Go Of The Things You Can’t Control

We are control freaks. At least most of us are. In a time where social media consume plenty of our everyday lives, the time where we control how other people…

Psychology
July 21, 2016

The Case Of Respect

”Knowledge will get you power, but character respect” Bruce Lee   Respectable Figures Through History 399 B.C: Socrates dies. The justest man in history dies out of respect. Respect to…

Lifestyle
July 16, 2016

10 Benefits Of Meditation

” The thing about meditation is: You become more and more you” David Lynch I’ve been meditating for 6 months. I don’t write this article as an expert but as…

Politics
July 10, 2016

European Union: Innovation or Stagnation

In May 2016 I attended the European Youth Event over at Strasbourg, France. A magnificent event that lasted 2 days. There, 8.000 members of the European Union aging from 16-30…

Lifestyle
June 6, 2016

Why You Should Aspire To Live Like Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali (born Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr., January 17, 1942 – June 3, 2016) was an American professional boxer. Early in his career, Ali was known for being an inspiring, controversial and…

Lifestyle
May 30, 2016

Potential

Potential: 1. The inherent ability or capacity for growth, development, or future success 2. The possibility that something might happen or result from given conditions   Potential. A word with…

PoliticsStoriesTravel
May 27, 2016

EYE 2016

What is the EYE? The European Youth Event (EYE) took place in the European Parliament seat in Strasbourg from 20-21 May 2016. It is a unique opportunity for thousands of…

Writer's Opinion
May 14, 2016

The Importance Of Friendship In A Person’s Life

Ahh friends… The family we choose. It’s not an exaggeration to say that countless articles and books have been written on the subject and many films have been made. Why…

LifestyleWriter's Opinion
May 12, 2016

Why You Should Build Your Own Personal Library

My mother has more than 2.000 books. On the contrary.. My father was never a big reader. But this woman, she loves reading books. She reads more than 20 every…

Economy
April 25, 2016

Empowerment Through Economic Adversity

Economic Crisis in Greece Economic Crisis stroke Greece in 2008 while the effects started showing heavily at the end of 2009. The fun part of the whole situation is that…

Fitness & NutritionLifestyle
April 20, 2016

How To Empower The New Age Throught Health And Fitness

Physical health and fitness have been a priority throughout history Throughout the centuries, physical health and fitness were basic principles in every society’s structure. Ancient Greeks were the most famous…

Fitness & Nutrition
April 2, 2016

Training: Which Training Program Should You Choose?

Yesterday night a friend of mine texted me asking  a few training questions as he often does. He is a guy who has been in and out off the gym…

Writer's Opinion
March 14, 2016

Technological Evolution: 2 Perspectives (Part 2)

In the previous article, I pointed out a few of  the innumerous goods that technology has offered, still offers and can offer to our world. If you missed the first…

Entertainment
March 13, 2016

Life Lessons From ”Creed”

My brother and I have recently watched ”Creed”, a great film which is part of the ’’Rocky’’ movie series. ”Creed” offers many valuable and timeless lessons about life, through the…

Writer's Opinion
March 4, 2016

Technological Evolution: 2 Perspectives (Part 1)

As one of the million kids born in the 90s who grew up to be a millennial, we can all agree that technology is a huge part of my and most…

Writer's Opinion
February 23, 2016

Building True Wealth

 What is true wealth? what does it really mean to be rich? can money truly buy happiness and how can we create the first and most beneficial set of wealth?…

LifestylePsychology
February 18, 2016

Tacit Knowledge: Mirror Neurons

Have you ever observed yourself being able to learn a skill, do something or behave in a certain way after seeing time after time someone else, act in a certain way? You…

Philosophy
January 27, 2016

8 Self Empowering Books to Read in 2016

I wanted to create a list of books that I love for some time now, books that I believe need to be read from anyone who wants to live a better…

Travel
January 26, 2016

The Importance of Travelling in the Development of a Person

Do you often think about travelling someplace but never seem to be able to make it because of other commitments? I have made some travelling myself but not nearly as…

Writer's Opinion
January 21, 2016

Finals Week

We all have been there. Through various educational tiers. Many of us still are, having to take tests for the winter semester this month. The weeks leading up to the…

PsychologyWriter's Opinion
January 16, 2016

5 Traits You Can Accumulate From House Of Cards’ Frank Underwood

In early Νovember, I started watching the internet series Houses of Cards. I instantly became a fan and started binged watching it for what looked like a week. After finishing…

Writer's Opinion
January 16, 2016

Why James Bond Can’t Be Black

 With the latest James Bond film still in cinemas all across the globe, there has been much speculation and debate about the possibility of a black 007 to succeed Daniel…

LifestyleStyle
January 11, 2016

How To Make A Great First Impression

In psychology, a first impression is an event when one person first encounters another person and forms a mental image of that person. Impression accuracy varies depending on the observer…

Stories
December 24, 2015

A Different Christmas Story

  Christmas Eve 1914: World War 1 is well under way. German soldiers in some sectors of the Western Front decorate the areas around their trenches. They then start to…

Style
November 27, 2015

Style Basics: Volume 3

In the previous articles, I discussed certain things about style and outfits. Athletic, Casual, Semi, Formal and Suits. The topic of this last part is Inner Style as I like…

Style
November 23, 2015

Style Basics: Volume 2

 “Perhaps the first thing I learned about style was that if something makes you feel good, chances are you look good,” Remo Ruffini  Dressing for the Role: Your look at Different…

Style
November 21, 2015

Style Basics: Volume 1

Gentleman this is for us. In any era of our human civilization,well except the prehistory era where homo sapiens would actually wear whatever they could make from animal skin and most…