Happiness: A Guide to Developing Life’s Most Important Skill

Altruistic love reflects the intimate interdependence between beings, our happiness and that of others, while egocentricity creates an ever-widening gap between self and others. Happiness is a state of inner fulfillment, not the gratification of inexhaustible desires for outward things. Plaidoyer pour le bonheur L’amour altruiste reflète l’interdépendance intime entre les êtres, notre bonheur et celui d’autrui, tandis que l’égocentrisme creuse un fossé toujours plus … Continue reading Happiness: A Guide to Developing Life’s Most Important Skill

Qui Éait Frida Kahlo, Artiste Rebelle et Légende Mexicaine?

Prisonnière d’un corset pendant presque toute son existence, Frida Kahlo, femme libre et moderne, a créé une oeuvre autobiographique d’une puissance et d’une originalité exceptionnelles. Elle a 18 ans quand elle rencontre Diego Rivera, un colosse de vingt ans son aîné, célèbre pour ses fresques murales racontant l’humanité en marche. Deux vies indissociablement liées par l’amour, l’art, l’engagement, l’attachement à la terre mexicaine. Récit. Son … Continue reading Qui Éait Frida Kahlo, Artiste Rebelle et Légende Mexicaine?

Lithium Ride

She was a free bird one minute: queen of the world and laughing. The next minute she would be in tears like a porcelain angel, about to teeter, fall and break. She never cried because she was afraid that something ‘would’ happen; she would cry because she feared something that could render the world more beautiful, ‘would not’ happen. ― Roman Payne, The Wanderess Continue reading Lithium Ride

Natural Philosophy

Those who wish to seek out the cause of miracles and to understand the things of nature as philosophers, and not to stare at them in astonishment like fools, are soon considered heretical and impious, and proclaimed as such by those whom the mob adores as the interpreters of nature and the gods. For these men know that, once ignorance is put aside, that wonderment … Continue reading Natural Philosophy