Category Archives: English

Insight.

Citat genial din „Fallen”, 1998, Denzel Washington. „There are moments which mark your life. Moments you realize nothing will ever be the same, and time is divided into two parts: before this, and after this… Sometimes you can feel such … Citește în continuare

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Axiology.

To all the haters in the world: The „right to freedom of opinion” does not exempt you from the obligation of beeing accountable for your words. Or polite, for that matter.

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Gear shifting life.

Wisdom is so much more than intelligence. Because it gives purpose. Intelligence can’t help you distinguish between right and wrong, at least not in a moral limit situation. It simply represents the power and precision of one’s mind, it doesn’t … Citește în continuare

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Clumsy hip-hop poem.

Origins and oranges are incredible auditory puns.

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The opium of the people is stupid.

A lot of people I know believe that God made us in his own image: freedom of choice, critical thinking, self-conscience, the whole shebang. The curious thing is that a very significant part of this lot also believe that we … Citește în continuare

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Trust.

There is a common belief that we couldn’t trust people, either because we don’t know them enough, or because we know them too well. It should be about knowing when to trust them, actually. If you come to think about it, there … Citește în continuare

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Yet another paradox.

You should not place too much value in people’s opinion, since everyone you know is a poor judge when it comes to human nature. But, also, you should take into consideration every opinion on yourself, because anyone could be a … Citește în continuare

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Water vs. organism

When you look at things from a wider perspective, we seem to behave like molecules in water: we push and are pushed back in every direction, we follow our individual momentary goals, and make the whole system look like a … Citește în continuare

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On love.

In the end, love is just a concept, an illusion. It is the realisation of the fact that your pleasure resides in your loved one’s happiness. That does not mean love’s effects aren’t real. It only means that its presumed … Citește în continuare

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Brisk.

It’s amazing what you can acomplish by defying fear. It is the only atavistic heritage gone bad through evolution. Picture your imagination exploding. Then just follow it.

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The imperfection of different.

The world is full of people who cannot help but think of themselves as appalling while they feel the urge to convince anyone they’re utterly normal (like that could ever be a real state of matter). Do you want to … Citește în continuare

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Short.

I imagine that there is a whole lot of people who would prefer the short version on life’s lessons, if they exist. In my opinion, it can all be summarized as: „on the road to succes, one needs only two things: … Citește în continuare

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Despre responsabilitate.

… „The worst illiterate is the political illiterate, he doesn’t hear, doesn’t speak, nor participates in the political events. He doesn’t know that the cost of life, the price of the bean, of the fish, of the flour, of the … Citește în continuare

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Goodwill hunting II.

…And to my daughter: „I want you to go experience everything, no matter how tiny or appalling the call that wakens your imagination. But I want you to do it the smart way. If you are wise, nothing you’ll try … Citește în continuare

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Nibbles.

The tagline in Forrest Gump should be „Life is like a bag of pistachios”. Period. It’s all inclusive. Because no matter how disappointing a chocolate can get, there’s nothing more frustrating then an uncracked shell. Or gaining the reward of a … Citește în continuare

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Goodwill hunting.

What would I tell my son when asked why is it of such importance to be fair, to be moral? „Son (I would say), you must forgive my bickering. If I would manage to help you make a reflex out … Citește în continuare

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Gravity is a small motherfucker.

On a recent internet surf I stumbled upon the Four Forces that keep the atom together and influence the whole matter. I only knew the Strong and the Weak Nuclear Forces by their names, had an idea about Electromagnetism, yet … Citește în continuare

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Defining limits.

We shouldn’t be so superficial in believing. Some carry their parents religion as a noble and dignifying cross. Others are looking for God in strange, intricate concepts and rituals. And some take pride in their freedom of choice, and conclude … Citește în continuare

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util.

„Where the needs of the world and your talents cross, there lies your vocation.” Aristotel “Un maître dans l’art de vivre ne fait pas de différence entre son travail et ses loisirs, son esprit et son corps, son éducation et … Citește în continuare

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Remember to let go.

If we would pay more attention to a functional internal calendar that is the our memory a little bit, we would be at least happier. Imagine watching a movie with the utmost of focuses, but also with the memory span … Citește în continuare

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