Post Tagged with: "philosophy"

The problem of evil

July 23, 2014 7:48 pm0 comments
The problem of evil

The weightiest of the arguments against God’s existence is the problem of evil. There are many different responses to the problem of evil. None of them is entirely satisfactory alone but together they do cast doubt on whether the existence of evil disproves the claim that God exists. In brief, […]

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A History of Mental Illness: Part i

March 12, 2014 12:39 pm0 comments
A History of Mental Illness: Part i

In our minds life exists in a glass house we build for ourselves because as humans, we try to understand the world and our surroundings. That glass house is reality. Mental disorders have existed ever since mankind has been on Earth. This series of articles is going to explore the […]

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Find Your Pulse Again

February 1, 2014 3:00 pm0 comments
Find Your Pulse Again

Minimalism; a style or technique (as in music, literature, or design) that is characterized by extreme spareness and simplicity. With the pages of 2014 still shiny, thin and crisp, minimalism reminds me of how the new year can be good. A new year is not always for setting resolutions that […]

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On Happiness

June 19, 2013 6:21 pm0 comments
On Happiness

What is this ‘happiness’ that we want? The pursuit of happiness is an ‘unalienable right’, as the Declaration of Independence states. But how do we pursue it? And why do we see oppression every way we turn,  and see depression all around us? Let’s look at what happens when we […]

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5 Thoughts and Quotes that can change your day!

April 24, 2013 6:40 pm0 comments
5 Thoughts and Quotes that can change your day!

Ever in need of some inspiration? Or some positivity? Or just want something to think about? Well here is 5 thoughts and quotes that can change your day. 1. Quote from Brad Pitt in 1998 in an interview with Diane Sawyer, the topic: love. “Love is work and so you […]

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Is Philosophy Still Relevant Today?

February 19, 2013 12:51 pm2 comments
Is Philosophy Still Relevant Today?

Ancient Greece Around 2000 years ago the Ancient Greeks, with their infinite wisdom, considered philosophy a science. We don’t do the same today, however, so why would the Greeks have done so when their science was so developed, creating the first models of things like vending machines, fire hoses and […]

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The Forgotten Philosopher

September 2, 2012 6:00 pm3 comments
The Forgotten Philosopher

When we hear the word ‘philosophy’, we think (justifiably) of Ancient Greece, and especially of the three philosophers Plato, Socrates and Aristotle, who have had a significant and direct influence upon all modern philosophy. These powerhouses of ancient Greek philosophy can be thought of as the hearty meals upon which […]

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