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Three Euthyphros, and other shorts

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Plato’s Socrates asks Euthyphro (10a): “Is the pious loved by the gods because it is pious? Or is it pious because it is loved by the gods?” 495 more words

General

What is Emergence?

Emergence is a general term that refers to a characteristic of complex systems. Typically, emergence is the result of a process, where smaller ingredients act together to form a larger pattern. 901 more words

General Science

Quote of the Day

οὕτω δὲ καὶ τὸ μὲν ὀργισθῆναι παντὸς καὶ ῥᾴδιον, καὶ τὸ δοῦναι ἀργύριον καὶ δαπανῆσαι· τὸ δ᾽ ᾧ καὶ ὅσον καὶ ὅτε καὶ οὗ ἕνεκα καὶ ὥς, οὐκέτι παντὸς οὐδὲ ῥᾴδιον. 

Manners

Quotes 1/15/17

Ahhh….Sunday!! So quiet and peaceful!!

Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others.

Aristotle

A Quote A Day

January 14, 2017 - Cut the Strings That Pull Your Mind

“Understand at last that you have something in you more powerful and divine than what causes the bodily passions and pulls you like a mere puppet.

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Inspiration

Don't Forget to Have a Blast this Weekend!

In our pursuit of success, we often forget the need to socialize. Aristotle reminds us that “Man is by nature a social ”, and that without social interaction, our humanity comes into question. 84 more words

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