Tag: love

The Meaning of Life

Like flowers in a field we are God’s creation meant to shine with the light of the Holy Spirit. He knows our every petal as we give thanks for his glory. We are his children and our lives are meant for charity as we are all endowed with gifts that only grow as we give…


The Dangers of Physical Love as shown in “Anna Karenina”

If you have not seen the “Anna Karenina” movie (spoiler alert), it is about a lady in high society, Russia, who cheated on her husband, was disgraced, and was shunned because of it. She was married at the age of 18 to a man that she did not love for status. She cheated because she…


“You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.” – Buddha (563 – 483 B.C.)

Buddha taught some things that I do not agree with, but he was a good person and still had wisdom with regards to human nature.


“Once Upon A December”

“Once Upon A December” This song is about the feelings that Princess Anastasia experiences while trying to figure out who she is. She believes her present life is not who she really is and is trying to remember what her, once, happy life was like. Dancing bears painted wings,Things I almost remember,And a song someone…


The Sad Thing About Being In Love

Sometimes you can get struck by the transient nature of everything. One day all life and moments of love will end. When stricken, I think of this poem: Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good NightDo not go gentle into that good night,Old age should burn and rave at close of day;Rage, rage against the…


Thoughts On Love

When I was young, I used to believe that I had so many problems in my life that I should never be in a romantic relationship with anyone. Now, I am married and do not. Love makes us stronger, more brave, and can help us realize that we are worthy, despite what we may think….


1000 Paper Cranes

Love makes us brave in the face of death.


Labyrinth

In the 1986 movie, Labyrinth, a girl named Sarah travels through a maze to save her baby brother from the goblin king who wants to turn him into a goblin. The goblin king’s physical labyrinth was actually a maze in that there was many different paths that one could take to get to the center,…


“If people are good only because the fear punishment and hope for a reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed.” -Albert Einstein

This is right. True love is unselfish, not dependent on rewards and punishment. If one were to rely upon rewards and punishment, we would be no better than programmed robots.


Before Midnight

Has anyone ever seen the movies “Before Sunrise” and “Before Sunset” with Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy in them? I love these movies! They are the first two movies in a trilogy. The third movie is “Before Midnight”. I found “Before Midnight” to be kind of sad. It addressed a lot of good points as…