Compassion: A Warm Welcome to Life

Inspiration If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion. Dalai Lama The Philosopher’s Corner Happiness. The most elusive, yet simplistic of all feelings. We all yearn for it, but few can ever achieve it over a prolonged period of time. Why is this the case? Our… Continue Reading


Love Is… A Secret Unto Itself

Inspiration I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love. Mother Teresa Love is the beauty of the soul. Saint Augustine The Philosopher’s Corner In the aftermath of this Easter Sunday, and at the doorstep of the Eastern Orthodox Holy Week, I have… Continue Reading


Love: An Act of Soulful Intent

Inspiration Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies. Aristotle The Philosopher’s Corner To love… What is true Love? That single question has perplexed the greatest of minds yet moved the most poetic of souls throughout human history. At its core, it is simplistic. To love is to give. To give all that… Continue Reading


Inspiration: The Nature of Faith

Inspiration Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you. Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light. Helen Keller The Philosopher’s Corner As the world is asked to quarantine, we have an extra-ordinary gift available to us. Time… In the philosophy of psychology,… Continue Reading