One of the most frustrating aspects of human behavior to deal with is apathy concerning politics. I understand that politics often creates heated tensions, and it’s the most perfect way to ruin thanksgiving right after grandma has finished saying grace and Dad has starting diving out slices of turkey, but it is essential to a healthy democracy that people try to give a damn. 1,251 more words
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“The man who is prepared has his battle half-fought”
Miguel de Cervantes
Our role in big projects can make us nervous. They can get us fearful. 101 more words
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Zu den beliebtesten Lektüren des späten Mittelalters zählten die Ritterromane, besonders der Roman Amadis von Gallien. Steigende Nachfrage der Leserschaft führte zu einer Flut neuer Fortsetzungen, in denen immer fantastischere, unglaubwürdigere Abenteuer geschildert wurden, die – nach Meinung der Gebildeten jener Zeit – die Gehirne der Leser vernebelten.
There are two Don Quixote’s.
There is the wise man, dispensing philosophy and wisdom to anyone who will listen; astounding people with his insight when they witness the second Don Quixote, a madman absolutely certain he is a knight errant, pursued by evil enchanters and engaging in combat with giants and beasts. 419 more words