I have limits. Not many, but I do have limits of what I can do on a daily basis.
Amy Tan is quite an engaging writer and provides a great sense of depth to her characters in such a short amount of space.
I think there is a natural state of man that finds the concept of being pitiful to be insulting in the very core of being.
The collective total of stories being told by Shahrazad point out that she has more interest in his well-being than merely filling the role of harlot-queen for a night.
The Western notion that there is a separation between religious and non-religious works is something that isn’t found all that often in, specifically, Middle Eastern literature.
It depends on which side of the fence one examines the evidence as to whether or not one is a freedom fighter or a terrorist.
Quixote was capable of far more imagination and enjoyment out of life than those who had resigned themselves as innkeepers and farmers, whores and monks.
Keep in mind that in our current times Jesus of Nazareth would more likely be given Lithium and sent on his way than given any serious credence.
It's always the father's fault anyway. Right? Deadbeat dads, abusive dads, dads that are deadbeat abusers! Right!?
As much as I would love to impart some kind of fatherly wisdom to my sons—who wouldn't want the kind of advice that I have to offer my children, right?—I spend each year reflecting on my own father.
Today you cross into that territory of being a hormone crazed, food consuming, eye-rolling, smart mouthed mammal.
The key to a hero is not any quality of himself but the quest which defines his character.
We should all be Americans regardless of color, religion, or whatever else.
Some forms of rebellion against tradition are potentially capable of providing change that embraces both tradition and movement while others are pathological and destructive to not only the individual and those around them, but to the very life of Culture itself.
Anthropology seems, to me, to be the study of diversity in action.
Have you ever known a redneck to let the facts get in the way of a drunken barroom brawl?
Would I trade in my child for another? Absolutely not! Let’s be clear about that up-front.
I want to be the relationship hero. I want to be the superman of relationships.
A book review of The Child Thief
The biggest threat against our children is mothers and straight men. And church.
I recall a lot of people from an earlier discussion board posting did not view Gilgamesh as a strong leader, so I am...
I don’t think that the slow to anger angle really measures up to either the image of the god of the Hebrews painted in their Bible or for many of their heroes that remained heroes despite their homicidal anger issues.
What is the alleged nature and source of Original Sin? Desire for some thing that was not already inherent in one’s makeup and nature.
For Cultural Studies, in our second unit, we have to take the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. Of course, we have to write...
As in ancient times, we recognize two specific and different views of where we stand in relation to everything else around us.
There is certainly a ring of Batman and the death of Robin that echoes through the ending of Gilgamesh.
If marriage had been about love, it is doubtful that mankind would have survived this long outside the proverbial (or literal) jungle.
The process of civilization begins with the transition from the natural to the custom.
The downfall of every man in dealing with a woman is that he inevitably opens his mouth and begins to speak.
The motif of wisdom and/or knowledge coming from a woman and passed down to a man is very common through religious literature.
Who do I say that I am? Let's do a quick rundown from A to Z, shall we?