Daily Archives: March 8, 2018

Dante’s PURGATORY, Canto 10: Exemplum of Humility

https://pixabay.com/en/the-annunciation-leonardo-da-vinci-1125149/ *** EXEMPLUM OF HUMILITY *** Annunciation Mary could have been made proud Instead, handmaiden *** NOTE: On the first story of the seven-story mountain, repentant sinners purging pride learn exempla of humility. For example, Mary could have been proud … Continue reading

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NOTES on Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900): The Relativity of Morality

https://pixabay.com/en/friedrich-nietzsche-man-portrait-67543/ Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900) is a figure of much interest to many people. He lived a life espousing ideas that were very radical (“God is dead”), and he died insane. Without a doubt, he was a brilliant — and controversial … Continue reading

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