5 results for 'knowledge'
...forbidden. The word itself implies that something is prohibited because a higher authority in a position of power over others has deemed it so. Historically, monarchs, dictators and religious leaders of repressive patriarchal regimes have kept the masses, especially women, from access to knowledge and education solely to maintain ignorance and control their role in society. The male and female principal, when balanced, creates the strongest union of human potential. Regrettably, there hasn’t been enough equilibrium between them, and as a result this potential has not been... (more)
Number One - Humility
“Humility must always be the portion of any man who receives acclaim earned in the blood of his followers and the sacrifices of his friends.” Dwight D. Eisenhower
Humility is an attitude that understands others are just as important as myself. An attitude that looks to provide the needs of those around me by my hand. This pertains not only to a physical provision but to an emotional, mental, and spiritual provision. To be humble is to know I am a servant to those around me, and gladly submit to that service, not as a slave, but as my brother's keeper.... (more)
...your guilt ridden standards. You should kill to protect your family, your nation, your freedom. I can go on and show that for every “thou shalt not” there is a circumstance in life that dictates you should.
Double standard? No, I see a higher standard. Wisdom is skillfully applied knowledge, knowing the rule is not good enough for practice of the same. Obviously we should not live on lies, killing people at whim. Here is wisdom, for every spiritual principle, “thou shalt not lie”, “ thou shalt not kill”, there lies a spiritual application. If you maintain your hardened... (more)
...plenty of variations which all came to the same conclusion, I’m good at writing. Yet I couldn’t write about writing. I know about sex, and well, I could definitively talk about that but then again… What do I really and truly know?What about my sarcasm and actual facts?What about my knowledge of all things true?What about my knowledge itself?
It has been said that a true writer is a scientist,and a good scientist goes about facts,and that facts come from knowledge,and that knowledge comes from research,and that research comes from experience,and that experience from... (more)
Heart made of Stone
When you make a house out of cards,
The slightest of breezes can topple it
When you make a house of wood,
A fire can devastate in a flash.
A house made of stone can withstand
Both wind and flame without weakening.
A true heart with pureness in love
With unwavering conviction
Of what is truth and perfection
Could never be toppled or destroyed
It can only be strengthened
And fortified in its state
While it laughs at the pebbles of doubt
And smirks at the rocks of hate
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