Tags » Influential People

Wanted mentors: Dead or Alive

In the city of Florence Italy stands the cathedral Santa Maria del Fiore with a massive dome, a masterpiece in its day, built without centering supporting (wooden framework to hold up dome while mortar dried), it took centuries before anyone could build a larger one. 517 more words

Creativity

Why Sam Harris is better than you

Sam Harris is better than you for many reasons, but given that I cannot list them all here, I’ll simply settle for this list of 5: 206 more words

Philosophy

Christopher Hitchens. His ever-so influential approach to putting ideas under the microscope.

Christopher Hitchens, having passed away in December 15, 2011 has left a void open to many in the atheistic and philosophical circles. Reducing the oh-so notorious “Four-horsemen” Daniel Dennett, Richard Dawkins, and Sam Harris to a less but still intimidating “Trinity.” 284 more words

Philosophy

The Conclusion (Simultaneously, The Beginning)

Yesterday I received the best news I have ever had. Yesterday was degree results day.

Beforehand, oh my goodness. The fear. The uncertainty. I walked into the psychology building feeling like my entire life had led to that moment. 495 more words

5 Influential People I'd Like To Meet For Lunch

I don’t like wasting my time.

So given that time on which I could meet any person for lunch, I would definitely pick the most inspirational people I know of for me. 532 more words

June 2014

Miles Davis-Time After Time (Live)

This version of this song is….stunning….beautiful….love in motion.

Happy Tuesday and Happy BELATED birthday to the one and only, Miles Dewey Davis.

Thank you for your presence and R.i.P Dr. Angelou

Today, we lost one of the most influential people of our time and greatest poets in history. Sadly, Dr. Maya Angelou passed away at the age of 86. 370 more words