Author: Maria Florio

Life a Gift

“Life is a great gift. Even if not grand at all times, it is still the only reality we have. Make it all you want it to be and you will have lead a good and, above all, happy life.” – FNM

“Life is a great gift. Even if not grand at all times, it is still the only reality we have. Make it all you want it to be and you will have lead a good and, above all, happy life.” – FNM

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Implicit Conditioning

Would We Have Drugged Up Einstein? How Anti-Authoritarianism Is Deemed a Mental Health Problem | Personal Health | AlterNet. This is a great article by a professional in the field of psychology questioning how it seems anti-authoritarianism individuals are diagnosed and/or labeled (like children with ADHD and ODD) as people with mental health problems in

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The Question of Life

“…. A new question has arisen in modern man’s mind, the question, namely whether “life is worth living,” and correspondingly, the feeling that one’s life “is a failure,” or is “a success.”  This idea is based on the concept of life as an enterprise which should show a profit.  The failure is like the bankruptcy

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Money 2

As mentioned in my Money post the following is a quote from Nationalokonomie und Philosophie by Karl Marx translated by Erich Fromm and quoted in his The Sane Society book. “Money … transforms the real human and natural powers into merely abstract ideas, and hence imperfections, and on the other hand it transforms the real imperfections and imaginings, the

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Money

The creation of money and the place it holds in our world today is something that we created and allowed to become the status quo.  When I say we, I imply our ancestors of course.  Most of us, if not all who are reading this, were born with the value and existence of money already present. 

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