Alan Watts - How to Make it Through Tough Times

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  1. Georgie Walker

    Georgie Walker

    10 giorni fa

    That was the MOST beautiful video I have ever seen in my whole life. Thank you.

  2. RaNee Rah

    RaNee Rah

    10 giorni fa

    I am always grateful for life and being able to realize how beautiful the world is. All this time, my dream is... and will always be to experience the world. I won't regret anything anymore when that happens. For now, let's keep dreaming... and anticipate the adventures that await us, as we prepare ourselves to set forth for the future journeys to come.🌍👣

  3. Carlos Andrade

    Carlos Andrade

    17 giorni fa

    I can't express in words how much i love this video. Masterpiece!

  4. Aditya Shandilya

    Aditya Shandilya

    18 giorni fa

    Where are these shots from? Loved this video bro!!!!!

  5. xSkail


    22 giorni fa

    I don't quite understand what he means with that paper cup metaphor at the end. What is the paper cup supposed to mean?

  6. Andreia Silva

    Andreia Silva

    25 giorni fa

    Portugal é tão lindo!! Obrigada pelo vídeo e pelo incrível texto. Fica bem.

  7. GoodOpticsOnly


    28 giorni fa

    Whats the voice over?

  8. Elona Bicaku

    Elona Bicaku

    Mese fa

    ☀️ Can’t listen to this without smiling with your heart 😁

  9. ring joy

    ring joy

    Mese fa

    I love your film mood. from korea.

  10. Ricardina Guimaraes

    Ricardina Guimaraes

    Mese fa

    So wonderful to listen to those words with the background images of Portugal! Lisbon and the coast near Lisbon where I come from. It brought back some wonderful memories. I am so glad you visited Portugal! What are your thoughts about the Portuguese language? I teach European Portuguese in London UK and I love to inspire people to learn this beautiful language. Thank you for this video it was so unexpected and beautiful. Ricardina 💚💜💙😉👍🌸

  11. Tim Seidl

    Tim Seidl

    Mese fa

    Awesome Video! Really Inspiring dude 💯

  12. CQT


    Mese fa

    Love me some Alan Watts... bonus: hearing him say "Wowee"! Lovely footage from France and Portugal, too. Enjoy the journey, everyone.

  13. thiseARThislife


    Mese fa


  14. María Manzanares

    María Manzanares

    Mese fa

    I can see you really enjoyed Portugal

  15. JhonnyAlexT.K


    Mese fa

    Me watching this: "Oh, now I really want to hear Life Is Beautiful - Lil Peep”. Hahahahahaha. Happens

  16. Shel Shinn

    Shel Shinn

    Mese fa

    For all his spirituality, he couldn't overcome his alcoholism, and he drank more toward the end of his life. I looked it up.

  17. Melissa De La Rosa

    Melissa De La Rosa

    Mese fa

    I’m not sure why, but the start of this had me in tears 💕 great job

  18. Christine Camley

    Christine Camley

    Mese fa

    Nathaniel, this is a superb video. Thank you so much.

  19. Elena Gtz. glz.

    Elena Gtz. glz.

    Mese fa

    damn it! hahahaha I know I am choosing this life cause it is in me to change it but I am too lazy, sad, angry, scared, or at least enough of those things, to move and claim the path I want for me. I know this things, inside of me I KNOW, I go to therapy, I read, I care, so why do I choose to be stuck? I will try to listen to this everyday, maybe that will help me a little to go towards what I actually want :)

  20. Rahul Chaudhary

    Rahul Chaudhary

    Mese fa

    I didn't like you changed the title nath. Previous one was way better

  21. Enzo Kleyton

    Enzo Kleyton

    Mese fa

    Simplesmente Maravilhoso!

  22. Faqiang Zhang

    Faqiang Zhang

    Mese fa

    I actually really like most of the contents on the channel. But at the same time I am sometimes taken back on the promotions.. I do understand this is necessary but the contradiction sometimes make the content less convincing to me personally. Sorry if it's too blank - been living in Germany for too long.

  23. Travis Boileau

    Travis Boileau

    Mese fa

    Thank you Nathaniel for taking this Alan Watts audio and making it even more engaging with your video and editing. You did an incredible job and I had to share.

  24. Chloe Moyle

    Chloe Moyle

    Mese fa

    It's so wonderful to see how far your videos have come over time. They're so fantastically filmed, edited and there's so much care gone into them

  25. Janna Ariella

    Janna Ariella

    Mese fa

    I use this as a meditation background, tysm.

  26. Erin


    Mese fa

    Love Alan Watts

  27. Kings Wrld

    Kings Wrld

    2 mesi fa

    This video is so good and it motivates me to be a better vlogger and storyteller. I hope I get the chance to meet u in person one day :)

  28. Annika


    2 mesi fa

    I love Alan Watts ! Been listening to his podcasts and records for the past few months and learned sooooo much about myself and my ego and the world

  29. I’m tired

    I’m tired

    2 mesi fa

    Alan Watts’ voice makes me tear up every time

  30. Sofie Bonaparte

    Sofie Bonaparte

    2 mesi fa

    great job, this is amazing. It must've taken so much effort and you can tell how beautiful it is. You are doing wonderful things for this world.

  31. Neana Gani

    Neana Gani

    2 mesi fa

    Of all the multiplicities of realities that God could dream... it's beyond amazing that Alan Watts is in this one! And how lucky we are to have Nathan, me and YOU along for the ride!

  32. Felipe Ricciardi

    Felipe Ricciardi

    2 mesi fa

    I love this channel so damn much

  33. Morten Spark

    Morten Spark

    2 mesi fa

    Such a visually pleasing experience

  34. This Misunderstood Loner Guy

    This Misunderstood Loner Guy

    2 mesi fa

    I still don’t get everything I want. Sometimes i don’t get anything I want.

  35. Martyna Stachaczyk

    Martyna Stachaczyk

    2 mesi fa


  36. I I

    I I

    2 mesi fa

    Thank you

  37. realtor778


    2 mesi fa

    Is the narration from a book?

  38. Kumar Vishal

    Kumar Vishal

    2 mesi fa


  39. Adam Du Plooy

    Adam Du Plooy

    2 mesi fa

    I really love your channel Nathaniel. Beautifully made videos and immersive experience. Well done and thank you.

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    2 mesi fa


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    Laura Zucchiatti

    2 mesi fa

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  42. Julio.C Julio.C

    Julio.C Julio.C

    2 mesi fa

    Me encanta el contenido de tu canal

  43. Sam Stopps

    Sam Stopps

    2 mesi fa

    I find I keep coming back to this one when things feel bleak, thanks for making this Nathaniel, your videos have really had a big impact on my life.

  44. Saâd ELANSARI


    2 mesi fa

    Real philosophy

  45. frogmccuish


    2 mesi fa

    Nathaniel, Thank you for reminding me of living life Joy Filled. Your day is what you make of it. I used to be so excited about the day ahead of me, but I have been bogged down by "The Sky Is Falling" videos, and feeling pretty depressed lately.. This video has brought me back to life. Thank You! From the bottom of my heart...Thank You!

  46. rhea b

    rhea b

    2 mesi fa

    Love this . Wow,

  47. Papagaio Elétrico

    Papagaio Elétrico

    2 mesi fa

    Life is beautiful, but its not for everybody... only for rich people.

  48. missmayflower


    2 mesi fa

    It would have been nice if you did a little introduction and told us who the narrator is and in what context he is speaking.

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  50. Taylor Thomson

    Taylor Thomson

    2 mesi fa

    tears are streaming down my face. your imagery + alan watts= pure magic.

  51. Maurício Barros

    Maurício Barros

    2 mesi fa

    Amazing. Thank you.

  52. Dacosta Films

    Dacosta Films

    2 mesi fa

    Great video, great Alan watts learning lessons and great shoot of my home town country ,Portugal!

  53. Aayush R. 46

    Aayush R. 46

    2 mesi fa

    Does anyone know the name of the original audio

  54. Hoch Hinaus Podcast

    Hoch Hinaus Podcast

    2 mesi fa

    Powerful, beautiful. ❤️

  55. Defne Bozkurt

    Defne Bozkurt

    2 mesi fa

    thanksfor reminding us of the beauty in the world. but notice how there are very few people in the videos, that’s why i find it beautiful. the less people, the more beautiful for me.

  56. George Francis

    George Francis

    2 mesi fa

    oof. i needed this. things are dark at the moment, so this little 5 minutes of light makes it more manageable. thank you :-)

  57. M Chang

    M Chang

    2 mesi fa

    If you like this speech, I would definitely recommend the book "The Midnight Library"

  58. I’m tired

    I’m tired

    2 mesi fa

    Damn I feel so inspired to be creative now it’s like an ich in my fingers

  59. Abhinav Kumar

    Abhinav Kumar

    2 mesi fa

    I listen this every morning.

  60. Carlos Daniel

    Carlos Daniel

    2 mesi fa

    Gracias por los subtítulos en español, llevo tiempo aprendiendo inglés pero aún cuesta trabajo. Saludos desde México 🇲🇽.

  61. sarah b

    sarah b

    2 mesi fa

    tbh this brought me to beautiful tears ✨ kudo's!

  62. DRE'


    2 mesi fa

    Amazing. What a beauty!



    2 mesi fa

    I’m from Portugal but currently studying in Scotland and this video made me miss my country. Thank you

  64. fips


    2 mesi fa

    This video didn't show up on my feed. I wish I'd watched this sooner! Impressive video! 👏

  65. Rajshree Pardeshi

    Rajshree Pardeshi

    2 mesi fa

    This is soo beautiful!! Thank you for sharing this !!❤️😍😍

  66. veyronpc


    2 mesi fa

    a reminder that life is beautifull, shows Terreiro do Passo in Lisbon, where i had my awakening journey, life is beautiful indeed

  67. XtarShoter


    3 mesi fa

    Imagine if this level of production could be brought to all those topics in life... Perhaps I ought to find my niche.

  68. June


    3 mesi fa


  69. Rodrigo Soares

    Rodrigo Soares

    3 mesi fa

    Love my city Porto - Portugal ❤️

  70. pam_on_board


    3 mesi fa

    I shared this with some friends, because I think it is powerful in its beauty and softness : )

  71. Jane155


    3 mesi fa

    Sometimes I forget you were in Portugal so in certain parts of the video I would be ''Man, that really looks like my city. Wait...''

  72. Tommy Desnam

    Tommy Desnam

    3 mesi fa

    You are truly a gifted and idealistic man.. I just love all your videos in your channel bro 💙 Thanks for inspiring me every day!

  73. Ivan Jaen

    Ivan Jaen

    3 mesi fa

    I watch this once a week. Love ti. Makes me happy.

  74. Michelle B

    Michelle B

    3 mesi fa

    This is the best video on the internet. Ever.

  75. David


    3 mesi fa

    Inspired, thank you!

  76. Joana Silva

    Joana Silva

    3 mesi fa

    Portugal ❤️❤️❤️

  77. ODIN Talks

    ODIN Talks

    3 mesi fa

    Nice Work! you keep doing greatest!

  78. Ana Pedro Fonseca

    Ana Pedro Fonseca

    3 mesi fa

    Portugal é um pais à beira msr plantado! Tão pequeno quanto maravilhoso!

  79. Ananya


    3 mesi fa

    I am an Indian!

  80. Esther Armengol

    Esther Armengol

    3 mesi fa

    Merci, merci, merci... mille mercis

  81. Lydia Derhake

    Lydia Derhake

    3 mesi fa

    I love Alan Watts. Love that his son made his talks available. Thank you for the beautiful film that illustrates his words so well.

  82. lupissarra


    3 mesi fa

    Thank you for choosing Portugal and Lisbon to illustrate this lovely video :)

  83. Munchin' Panda

    Munchin' Panda

    3 mesi fa

    What in the world is this magical video ♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️✨✨✨🧚‍♀️🧚‍♀️🧚‍♀️

  84. Khateeb Ahmed

    Khateeb Ahmed

    3 mesi fa

    Those shots are amazing.

  85. The Nameless One

    The Nameless One

    3 mesi fa

    At its core, life is beautiful, but people can make it feel like you're in Hell.

  86. Bettys Pineda

    Bettys Pineda

    3 mesi fa

    I see your channel for practice (and learn) english and it's so amazing

  87. Ivan Jaen

    Ivan Jaen

    3 mesi fa

    We need more videos like these Daniel! Would you say we put us through this stupid pandemic?

  88. Lilith Storm

    Lilith Storm

    3 mesi fa

    Are you in Portugal now?

  89. Siti Irfani Fergianti

    Siti Irfani Fergianti

    3 mesi fa

    Sometimes i feel life is bad

  90. shairoma


    3 mesi fa

    This is beautiful! We often forget to look around and take a moment to appreciate what we have. Life truly is the one thing worthy to fall in love with. Thank you for the reminder :)

  91. NuclearShark


    3 mesi fa

    Thank you for the great video, I'm having a hard time right now and it helped me out. :)

  92. Deepa Balyan

    Deepa Balyan

    3 mesi fa


  93. Peter Rafael

    Peter Rafael

    3 mesi fa

    3:34 Nice

  94. Nathaly FOURNIER

    Nathaly FOURNIER

    4 mesi fa

    J'ai fait un très beau voyage à travers cette vidéo. Merci beaucoup 🤗👍

  95. Айван Джейтюк

    Айван Джейтюк

    4 mesi fa

    That man save my life, i get it all. Thank you Alan Watts.

  96. Айван Джейтюк

    Айван Джейтюк

    4 mesi fa


  97. Itzel


    4 mesi fa

    Love this! ❤️

  98. Luke D'Agostino

    Luke D'Agostino

    4 mesi fa

    Hi guys. I just made a video about reflecting on 2020 in order to make 2021 your best year. I'm trying to grow my channel and really appreciate feedback. Great video Nathan, I really enjoyed the shots! Here's the video, good vibes to everybodyyy @​

  99. Irod


    4 mesi fa

    I am currently deployed military and videos like this keep me going strong keep up the great work ,what a time to be alive 👏

  100. Sem Hamans

    Sem Hamans

    4 mesi fa

    Just.... WOW

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