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Living Life Artfully through Life Philosophies

Philosophers have expressed their thoughts and ideals for centuries in an attempt to give meaning to humankind’s challenges, tragedies, joys and wonderment of this journey we call life. 1.952 kata lagi

Ἔστιν ἄρα ξυλλήβδην, ἔφη, ὁ ἔρως τοῦ τὸ ἀγαθὸν αὐτῷ εἶναι ἀεί

Γενικὰ ἑπομένως, εἶπε, ὁ ἔρωτας εἶναι ἡ κατάκτηση τοῦ ἀγαθοῦ γιὰ πάντα.
Συμπόσιο, Πλάτων

Σήμερα αισθάνομαι την ανάγκη να γράψω για τον έρωτα. Πώς κι έτσι; Η αλήθεια είναι πως η ανάγκη αυτή δεν προήλθε εντελώς τυχαία, αλλά από ένα τυχαίο συναπάντημά μου με τον Πλάτωνα.


The Laws: 667b–674c


Whenever we’re thinking about the proper production and usage of art, the Athenian wants us to remember that “pleasure” and “correctness” ought to be tied together. 835 kata lagi

Nomocracy Blog

How empty spaces create great minds, part 1

I read something interesting:

“Do you know what makes music?”

The answer?

The space between the notes.

If it weren’t for those quiet spaces, all we would hear is constant noise.

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Life happens.

Everybody knows that right… A lot of good things happen: promotions, births, lottery wins. Bad things happen too. I’m talking injuries, loss of property, death of a loved one. 1.294 kata lagi


Truth: Art vs Journalism

I have to admit that I was absolutely surprised to learn that most of Mike Daisey’s information that was presented as factual was not fully true. 568 kata lagi

Blog 2 ITruth

On Leadership.....

“Anyone who escapes with clean breeches from handling the affairs of the world escapes by a miracle.” ~Plato