Thoughts on love...: Love is life. All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love. Everything is, everything exists, only because I love. Everything is united by it alone. Love is God, and to die means that I, a particle of love, shall return to the general and eternal source. (Leo Tolstoy)
Love, the strongest and deepest element in all life, the harbinger of hope, of joy, of ecstasy; love, the defier of all laws, of all conventions; love, the freest, the most powerful moulder of human destiny … (Emma Goldman)
Love's way of dealing with us is different from conscience's way. Conscience c...
close your eyes: Close Your Eyes
Close your eyes, rest your head
A moment of peace before you go to bed
A moment of warm, a moment of calm
Midnight harbour keeps you free from harm
I see the moonlight reflect upon smooth silky hair
Feeling so good to know that you are there
Tracing the moonline shadows with the slightest of touch
Never too little, never too much
Just lie safe, just for a while
Just turn slight, so I can see your smile
Bring to an end what was from the start
Feel as I warm your frozen heart
Out of the chaos away from the light
Blows the stars, with a sigh, out for ...
Is God dead?: The technical term for the teaching that "God is dead" is theothanatology, a three-fold compound from the Greek: theos (god) + thanatos (death) + logia (word).
German poet and philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche is most famous for making the statement "God is dead" in the Nineteenth Century. Nietzsche, influenced by both Greek philosophy and the theory of evolution, wrote, "God is dead. God remains dead. And we have killed him. How shall we, murderers of all murderers, console ourselves? . . . Is not the greatness of this deed too great for us? Must we not ourselves become gods simply to be wor...