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14 Simone Weil Quotes

By |2019-07-05T03:40:05+03:00July 5th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Simone Weil was a French philosopher, mystic, and political activist. Weil was born in her parents' apartment in Paris on 3 February 1909. After her graduation from formal education, she became a teacher. She taught intermittently throughout the 1930s, taking several breaks due to poor [...]

What Does Compassion Mean To You?

By |2019-01-15T20:37:29+03:00January 15th, 2019|Categories: Knowledge|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Compassion is a strong component of many religions, cultures, philosophies, and households. However, no teachings on compassion are quite as well-articulated or well-developed as the Buddhist teachings on it. The way in which followers of Buddhism cultivate and practice this powerful quality is extraordinary, admirable [...]