Kierkegaard y la pena “se como un lirio”

Kierkegaard filósofo danés habla sobre la pena o aflicción de las personas desde el Evangelio según san Mateo en su obra “Los lirios del campo y las aves del cielo”. La persona afligida al obsevar la naturaleza y fijarse en sus procesos inadvertidamente aprende algo de sí misma ante el espectáculo de la naturaleza recapacitaContinue reading “Kierkegaard y la pena “se como un lirio””

It’s not you

When we study emotions we learn that they are a response of how the environment affects us. It is the internal response of what is happening around us. When someone yells, we respond to that yell even if we are not the ones being yelled at. Emotions tell us more about ourselves than of theContinue reading “It’s not you”

To act alone is to make a mess, to act together is to build the future

There is an African saying that goes: “alone you get first, together we can go farther”, that is the idea of a society: to help each other to achieve much more together. That is why ancient civilizations were great because everyone added to the well being of others, instead of being alone in the survivalContinue reading “To act alone is to make a mess, to act together is to build the future”

What is stopping you?

There are many things in life that come to us as a challenge, obstacle, opportunities, people, power, money, etc. there is always someone or something that keeps us from achieving what we want or what we think we need at the moment. It is like some force in the universe, god or something making ourContinue reading “What is stopping you?”

The joker in all of us

In a world where everywhere you look is filled with bad news, trying to keep a happy face seems worthless; nobody seems to appreciate what we do, our efforts to keep on going and making our life happy. Therefore, we get tired of waiting, we want to be acknowledged for those little details that weContinue reading “The joker in all of us”

Power is not in the weapon

Nowadays there are so many news about violence, danger and tragedy. We lack security and peace in our society. That is why people go around carrying weapons to feel safe and able to defend themselves provided danger comes. Carrying a gun has 2 effects: The idea of feeling safe just because we have an advantage overContinue reading “Power is not in the weapon”

Life happens

There are many things in life that simply happen. It is not because of us, or because someone in the universe wants to make our lives miserable. Things tend to happen whether we are around or not. It doesn’t depend on us to be there testifying every moment, they just appear or disappear without ourContinue reading “Life happens”

Silence

Nowadays there is too much noise. It seems that when there is silence is a sign of something wrong. Being silent is like an emptiness that we become afraid of whatever it may spill, or come as in darkness. Silence is the monster of modernity where there is a menace that might harm us.  SilenceContinue reading “Silence”

Not my fault

There are many things that happen around us; some of them are good or bad, but we are all affected by them. We can’t control what is happening around us but we all have a shared responsibility for how we react and what we do after things happen. I mean, whatever happens, we can controlContinue reading “Not my fault”

Own your day

Having a good day is not about the things and circumstances that are around us; most of it depends on our attitude from the beginning of it. When we wake up, we can prepare for the things we need to do on this day. Also, we are aware of things that might come good orContinue reading “Own your day”