Tags » Philosophy And Religion

Bill Watterson says:

“It’s not denial. I’m just selective about the reality I accept.”

Henry Rollins says:

I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention.
To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends.
To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.

On Old Age (and Ezekiel Emanuel)

In a much-discussed Atlantic essay, “Why I Hope to Die at 75,” Ezekiel Emanuel — physician, public commentator, and prominent supporter of the Affordable Care Act — argues that we’d all be better off if we died at 75. 716 more words


Ellethy, "Islam, Context, Pluralism and Democracy"

This November, Routledge Publishing will release “Islam, Context, Pluralism and Democracy: Classical and Modern Interpretations” by Yasser Ellethy (VU University, Amsterdam).  The publisher’s description follows: 206 more words

Scholarship Roundup

Abraham Maslow says:

“If you plan on being anything less than you are capable of being, you will probably be unhappy all the days of your life. “

"Politics of Religion/Religions of Politics" (Welchman ed.)

In November, Springer releases “Politics of Religion/Religions of Politics” edited by Alistair Welchman (University of Texas at San Antonio). The publisher’s description follows: 370 more words

Scholarship Roundup

Audrey says:

” The most important thing is to enjoy your life – to be happy -
—  it’s all that matters. ”