Goodness To Time ( A Short Poem/Quote) 

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Old Music Discoveries Found New Again!

The other day, I came across some great discoveries of good old CD Albums!  From some of the artists  that I grew up listening to. The most surprising part of it all was that I Continue reading Old Music Discoveries Found New Again!

Happy Eid Celebrations x 

 

I hope everyone has a lovely day, even if you aren’t celebrating Eid I hope you have a wonderful day too! I always like to take this time to reflect and appreciate Continue reading Happy Eid Celebrations x 

Winnie the Pooh Wisdom……

Like most tots I use to watch Winnie the Pooh and now looking back I see the amount of wisdom that is in this cartoon that I once thought was cute but silly. It’s weird how when you’re a kid it has a different meaning and when you get older you can see things from a different perspective, (in some cases things become a lot more clear and others its gets a bit fuzzy lol). Continue reading Winnie the Pooh Wisdom……

Serendipity ……

I happened to stumble upon a letter by Horace Walpole, who happened to stumble upon the Persian fairy tale “The Three Princess of Serendip” on his trip and sent it to his friend Horace Mann.

Now this wasn’t planned, but something came from this dreamland, Continue reading Serendipity ……

The Importance of Laughter in Our Lives and the Role of the Comic: Henri Bergson 

“It always implies a secret or unconscious intent, if not of each one of us, at all events of society as a whole” Henri Bergson

The best part of life has to be when we laugh so hard and uncontrollably that we can’t even speak, yet somehow we are able to sit there and clap away like a seal even though we are struggling to breathe! Laughter is undoubtedly a great part of our lives and occurs when something funny happens and/or is said in a comical way.

In Henri Bergson’s Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic, the author wants to define the comic but not in a way that results in a rigid definition of the word, his main emphasis is to see the relevance between art and life; so he looks into the comic’s role as part of human life in order to have a better understanding of society and the individual human imagination, as well as of the collective imagination. As a result he explores why people laugh and what laughter actual means, by looking into what it is in us that makes us laugh and explores what it is in language that makes a joke funny. Continue reading The Importance of Laughter in Our Lives and the Role of the Comic: Henri Bergson 

Hold On: A Piece of Poetry 

Hold on, don’t look back you’ll get caught in the tracks, it’s a trap.

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Aristotle: On the Pursuit of Happiness

”Happiness depends on acquiring a moral character, where one displays the virtues of courage, generosity, justice, friendship, and citizenship in one’s life.” Aristotle

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