Love is not an emotion, it’s not a though. It’s an encounter with a reality that vertically dissects our horizontal room and time. When we are in love we really are inside of it, just like we are inside a room. We get in through the smiling eyes of an authentic, vulnerable, imperfect other. And… Read More some thoughts on love (II)
Weakness is the willingness to be nailed to the bottom of the world with open arms and a heart full of love. Weak. For me, it is among the most courageous and bravest things one can be. Think about it, everyone can be strong. It doesn’t take courage to build up walls and fences, to… Read More in praise of weakness
Modern man thinks of himself as secular, he believes to be beyond the superstition of religion. Enlightenment and science cleared his path from old and dusty concepts as salvation, holiness, damnation. However, history has a reputation for repeating itself in different costumes, so let us have a closer look. Modern man faces a trouble at… Read More the religion of modern man
There is a line in a song that gets me every time I hear it. It says: “I am thankful that you love me despite knowing me.” I think this line captures something immensely important.
And then you let go, and everything crashes. Securities are shaken, confidences tremble and fall. It hurts, you hurt, and you gasp for breath but it feels like there is none, just like the floor underneath your feet, which dissolves into thin air. You fall, and the best thing you can do is to close… Read More and then you let go
DANCE! Move, interact, listen, feel, act, react, let go, give in, stand out. Life is technical these days. We are strangulated somewhere between naturalism, industrialism, workaholism, perfectionism, self-optimizationism. The world is becoming a machine, isn’t it? A giant clockwork. And we all jump and run according to its pointers.
Science, the holy grail of comprehension, despite being incomprehensible for many, still accepted with open arms. For most, science is that which generates knowledge. After all, art or philosophy didn’t bring us to outer space. Altruism never cured cancer and a poem never moved an aeroplane through the sky. Science did it, and science did… Read More The Abolition of Man
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“Meaninglessness does not come from being weary of pain; meaninglessness comes from being weary of pleasure” -Ravi Zacharias
“The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.” -George Orwell (In Front of Your Nose)
“Life’s as kind as you let it be.” -Charles Bukowski
What is your wish? What is your goal? What is your dream? Why aren’t you running? Chasing your dream like you are crazy, trying to make it become real?
“That’s the real trouble with the world, too many people grow up.” -Walt Disney
“As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler” -Henry David Thoreau
“To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one, not even an animal. Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries; avoid all entanglements. Lock it up… Read More
“It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.” ―Gabriel Garcia Marques
“Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.” -Albert Camus