May 6, 2012 It is often hard to write about ‘love’ because people always have the tendency to make it emotional. Moreover, when people see you write about ‘love,’ they will most likely ignore it because, again, they would probably assume it to be another one of those cheesy blog entries about heartbreak or bliss… Continue reading Of Love and Life
April 30, 2012 I stumbled upon a book yesterday entitled, “A Brief History of Thought: A Philosophical Guide to Living” by Luc Ferry. As always, it was the cover of the book that attracted me. So I scanned it and found the content interesting. It is like an introduction to philosophy for lay people. I… Continue reading What is Philosophy?
April 10, 2012 “It is easy enough to be pleasant When life flows along like a song. But the man worthwhile Is the man who can smile When life goes dead wrong.” ~ from the book, The Purpose of Life by Ven. Dr. Dhammananda Reading the book above made me realize something: The cause of… Continue reading Uncertain Life. Exciting Life! :)
April 10, 2012 “Life is time occupied in space.” My professor did it again. The last time this happened, nine hours of my time was wasted; six hours flew away today. My undergraduate teacher described life as “time occupied in space.” She said that if only people would look at life this way, we would… Continue reading Of Patience and Tolerance
April 4, 2012 i·de·al·ist [ahy-dee-uh-list] noun 1. A person who cherishes or pursues high or noble principles, purposes, goals, etc. Synonyms: optimist, perfectionist, reformer, visionary, utopianist. 2. A visionary or impractical person. Synonyms: romantic, romanticist, dreamer, stargazer. 3. A person who represents things as they might or should be rather than as they are. *from dictionary.com… Continue reading Idealistic me. :)
April 3, 2012 I wonder what to write. About school? Friends? Family? Love? Life? Haha. There are too many topics to choose from! Let’s see, let me share a thought that occurred to me last week. Life is complicated because we have a lot of roles to play. We need to be a student, a… Continue reading What do I write?
March 29, 2012 Mama, Tita Nel and I went to Alabang with Papa to see the tiangge (bazaar) near his office. This is also Papa’s second to the last day of work (he’s retiring) so it might be a long time before we could visit Alabang again. This Alabang bazaar is really one of the… Continue reading Tiangge Day. “This is Life!” haha