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Philosophical investigations of sundry topics.  One of our principals, he doesn’t have a Ph.D., but for what he’s done and knows, one of his old colleges ought to give him one.

What love is. And what it is not.

What love is. And what it is not.

Prof. Marty 21/01/2019 0
Professor Marty, January 20, 2019 Let me not to the marriage of true minds Admit impediments. Love is not love Which alters when it alteration finds, Or bends with the remover to remove. O no, it is an ever-fixèd mark That looks on tempests and is never shaken; It is the star to every wand'ring bark, Whose worth’s unknown, although his height be taken. Love’s not time’s fool, though rosy lips and cheeks Within his bending sickle’s compass come: Love alters not with his brief hours and weeks, But bears it out even to the edge of doom. If this be error and upon me proved, I never writ, nor no m...
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A Purposeful and Meaningful Life

A Purposeful and Meaningful Life

Prof. Marty 05/07/2015 0
Live a purposeful and meaningful life; a life that helps others and advances the human lot. Die a purposeful and meaning death, not a hollow useless death. From the earliest age, when you talk with your children talk with them in rational discourse like mature adults.  When you play talk with your children in silly funny voices, do so in a logical, learning silly fun game, not nonsense. Respect other people.  Treat especially with respect those people who are not as well off as you.   Develop inner dignity and integrity.  Keep it inside.  Don’t make a stuffy, starched, and holier than thou...
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The meaning of Live Laugh Love®

The meaning of Live Laugh Love®

Prof. Marty 16/05/2015 0
Each of us is given but one pass through life.  No retakes.  No repeats.  Henry David Thoreau was one of American early classic writers.  He penned On Walden Pond in 1854.   He moved out of busy Boston to live on Walden Pond in a small cabin for two years.   He explained  “ I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived. “ So, make a covenant - To live well.   Be good to yourself, your family and others.   Be big in behavior, no...
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