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VAVILA POPOVICI: Despre DREPTATE

„Dreptatea e ca sănătatea lumii.”

– Nicolae Iorga

   Cred că omul se naște cu simțul dreptății și funcție de mediul în care trăiește și de educația pe care o primește, acest simț se păstrează sau se diminuează. 1.751 palabras más

Essays

Help someone understand how they're wrong, first tell them how they're right

The 17th century philosopher Blaise Pascal…set out the most effective way to get someone to change their mind, centuries before experimental psychologists began to formally study persuasion:

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Culture

Quote of the day, Sept. 24

Blaise Pascal, from the Pensees

“All human evil comes from a single cause, man’s inability to sit still in a room.”

International

The Best of the Web

Over the last week Facebook removed an iconic photograph of the Vietnam War from its site, and photojournalist Suzanne Plunkett marked 15 years since she reported on 9/11. 509 palabras más

Photography

Unless we love the truth...

Truth is so obscure in these times, and falsehood so established, that, unless we love the truth, we cannot know it.

— Blaise Pascal, quoted in Jesus in An Age of Controversy by Douglas Groothuis, p. 15

Blaise Pascal

Pascal: Faith & Reason

The question of the relationship between faith and reason is one of the perennial questions within Christian philosophy.

Nearly every major Christian thinker down through the ages has said something on the topic of faith and reason, especially those with some sort of apologetic in mind. 3.153 palabras más

Theology

Work It Out!

Today is Saturday, August 27, 2016. 48 days until Galveston!

Quote of the Day

“Love has reasons which reason cannot understand.” – Blaise Pascal

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Devotions