Spinoza explains: How to overcome the impossible
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Spinoza explains: How to overcome the impossible

As we have already learned in other articles, Baruch de Spinoza was a rationalist. It is therefore all the less surprising that he approaches the world in a very modest and frugal style. In a very beautiful quote, he explains why we cannot succeed in some things. "As long as a person imagines that he cannot do something...

Why cosmetic surgery is becoming more normal: Man's love for illusion
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Why cosmetic surgery is becoming more normal: Man's love for illusion

After I finished my article yesterday, Why hip-hop is so successful: people's love of fiction, I had a few more thoughts on a very similar topic. Said thoughts revolved around the topic of cosmetic surgery. After some quick research, I found almost shocking figures, as there were around 15% more procedures in 2022...

Vincent van Gogh: Don't complain about your suffering
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Vincent van Gogh: Don't complain about your suffering

Vincent van Gogh, one of the most famous and influential painters of the 19th century, once said that suffering without complaint is the only lesson we have to learn in this life. This quote sheds insightful light on the life and art of this extraordinary artist. In this article, we will take a closer look at this statement....

Savoring the Present: Epicureanism, Stoicism, and the Art of Contentment
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Savoring the Present: Epicureanism, Stoicism, and the Art of Contentment

The words of the Greek philosopher Epicurus still resonate in the world of philosophical thought and application today: "Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you do not have; remember that what you have now was once among the things you only hoped for." epicurus This simple proverb contains a deep...