Is equality just?

We say that justice is giving others what they are entitled to concerning their own capabilities. But it doesn’t seem sufficient in today’s world, people are fighting so hard for their rights and preferences that they are missing the main problems causing their discomfort. Do we all want the same things? Do we all want to be …

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El hábito del logro

¿Quién no quiere ser exitoso? Todos buscamos el éxito o al menos tener una vida que valga la pena ser vivida, es lo que en filosofía conocemos como la vida lograda, ese momento en el que todo vale la pena y los demás quieren ser como nosotros. Los logros se consiguen y son poco frecuentes, …

¿Enamorada?

Su semblante melancólico cautivó la atención de aquél joven de amistades serias. Quien, ignorando los obstáculos que plantó su temperamento reservado a su imprudente intervención, se invitó a pensar con ella: “¿Estás enamorada?” Me preguntan mis padres… Y yo, con sólo 19 años de edad; respondo: “sí”, con más miedo que certeza. ¿Acaso no asumen que, …

Wonder

We all know that what is important is within ourselves, not what is outside, nor what others say we need to be successful, accepted or belong to a group. We all know this in theory, but in practice is too hard to live it: we get frustrated, we don't tolerate, we want everyone to see who …

Shut up

Life is full of surprises, points of view, conflicts, and every kind of wonderful things we all want to express ourselves and have a saying about that topic. But is it really necessary? Will life change if we say what we think about it? Will we do good saying what is on our mind? We …

Hate

It is easy to hate, there is no apparent reason for that, but sometimes we feel hatred, but is it really hatred? Maybe it is something we don't like, we aren't keen to, or we find disgusting, or sometimes we feel impotent. But hatred? Since ancient times hate was conceived as Confucius said: "hate is like drinking poison …

Help luck

There are many people around us that we say are born lucky, or they have charisma or a lucky-charm that helps them live a simple and rich life, or so we think. Life seems as good because they always win, or they never fail at anything. The fact is that to be lucky we need …