Tag Archives: Philosophy

The Last Flight of a Sparrow

Sometimes what looks like freedom is not. Below you will find a photograph I took many years ago. It is a sparrow who had the misfortune of getting caught in the mesh of a chain link fence – there to … Continue reading

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The Unconquerable

A man is allotted but few days to conquer the unconquerable world.

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The Hardest Lesson In Life

The hardest lesson in life is acceptance. The hardest lesson in life is to accept the fact that God favors some over others. Some of us are intolerably lucky. Some have no luck at all.  Some of us are born … Continue reading

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The Main Thing

“The main thing is, Don’t Panic.” – Anonymous graffiti

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The Sin of Adam

God does not punish men for what Adam first did – that would be unfair. Instead, men are punished for repeatedly doing the same thing that Adam did. The Sin of Adam is simply this: the abdication of judgement to … Continue reading

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Star Wars

Star Wars is a perfect example of the human ego gone amok. It’s not good enough to be able (in this fictional scenario) to jump in your space ship and discover an uninhabited Earth-like (Class M?) planet and claim it, … Continue reading

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We are but sojourners here

To journey means to travel from one place to another. But at one point in time your ancestors lived a purely pastoral existence. They lived in tents and pastured their flocks and herds. When the pasturage was depleted in one … Continue reading

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