Tag Archives: Philosophy

No Accidents

“I don’t believe in accidents. There are only encounters in history There are no accidents.” -Elie Wiesel If you don’t know who Elie Weisel is, click on the link. A remarkable life, by any standard.  

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A Dog

” A dog is better than I am,  for he has love and does not judge” St. Xanthias, The Sayings of the Desert Fathers. Thanks to Fr. Thomas Moore.  

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Surrender

“I gave in and admitted God was God” C. S. Lewis C. S. Lewis was a giant among thinkers and history will continue to bear that out. His death and funeral should have been a global event but went mostly … Continue reading

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On Creation

  “It is only God who creates Man merely rearranges”  St. Thomas Aquinas Italian Dominican theologian St. Thomas Aquinas, (1225-1274) was one of the most influential medieval thinkers of Scholasticism and the father of the Thomistic school of theology.  

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Are You?

You hear, but are you listening? You exist, but are you living? You look, but do you see?

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According To Doctor Al. . .

“Any religion or philosophy which is not based on respect for life is not a true religion or philosophy.” Albert Schweitzer

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Smart, Fat Man With A Cigar

It’s been over a year since I quoted GK.  Here is one of his lighter quotes. “The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies; probably because they are generally the same people.” G.K. Chesterton, … Continue reading

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Look Inside

Self-pity is the poison we feed ourselves. when we are daunted by the work it takes to grow.                    L. E. Bowman Found on Instagram, @kaygrav

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Connect The Dots

Connect the dots, as in Dippin’ Dots. Here are some words to live by:  

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On Stress

A   Great Lesson on Stress, courtesy of Carla   A young lady confidently walked around the room with a raised glass of water while leading a seminar and explaining stress management to her audience.  Everyone knew she was going to ask … Continue reading

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