It seems that throughout various stages of my life, this question always seems to come up. Is it destiny that guides us through life, or is it our choices that determine the course of our lives. The philosophic debate between fate or free will has been on going as long as man has existed.
Category: Philosophical Ramblings
These blog posts deal with issues that are more intellectual, theoretical, or ethical in nature.
Throughout our lives, we walk in and out of many relationships. Some relationships only last for a season. Others last a lifetime. With all of these relationships, we are capable of hurting the people that we care about. If left unresolved, the pain that we cause can create an emotional deficit in our lives.
We all face many distractions in our lives. A lot of times in my own life, I have become distracted from my goals. Those distractions have prevented me from accomplishing some goals that I have set. Sometimes losing focus has caused me to not reach goals like weight loss or missed career opportunities. One of the most important things that we can do is to maintain focus on our goals.
What is inner beauty? I believe that it is the image of the soul itself. I believe that the soul is our spiritual essence. It is the part of us that lives on after this crude matter that is our bodies ceases to function. And I believe that the image of the soul itself reflects the nature of the soul.
We all interpret art based on our own experiences in life. One thing to consider when interpreting art is the artist’s intent. What was in the artist’s heart and mind when they created their work of art? Does the artist’s intent really matter in interpreting art?