1.) Aristotle taught that the highest goal, the ultimate truth is happiness. Pearl believed
that the truth about all humans is their will to harm. As one looks upon these two
statements, it is evident that they are not the same. However, while
Poetry ~ Study Questions
o Sagging- 1. To sink, droop, or settle from pressure or weight. 2. To lose
The mother herself is sagging, worn-out by caring for the children.
o Away- 1. At or to a distance in space or time. 2. Out of ex
Utopia: The Social Questions Answer
Pope John Paul IIs address on the ninetieth anniversary of Rerum Novarum
concerns not only the Catholic population, but all mankind, as he speaks on human labor.
Even though, this encyclical was presented twenty-seven y
Why is it that its life we want? (Gordon 339). While in the hospital after
enduring a hunger strike to make a statement on the human will to harm, twenty-year old
Pearl asks her mother the above question. Mary Gordon asks this question in
The view of women working has changed drastically over history and especially in the
past centuries. However as women gained more independence in the workforce, many forget
about, or worse, looked down upon women who choose to not to have a
Why We Work
So even now, at the close of the twentieth century, the deep ambiguity of work
still haunts us. We know it is one of the most important elements of our lives, yet while
we do it we would rather not be doing it (Csikszentmihalyi 52).
Who am I? - I am Happiness
And now all past humiliations became precious parts of my experience,
and for the first timeI began to accept my past and as I accepted it, I felt
memories welling up within meI saw that they were more than separate
That which does not kill us makes us stronger. Friedrich Nietzsche made this
comment, but does it hold true for everyone or for every situation.
At a time when televisions were not common, the wealthy white men used the pain
and humiliation of black boys
Hungry for Art?
When searching for a restaurant to dine, one often finds him/herself looking at the
cuisine that is served. Do I feel like Chinese or Italian tonight? Although these are the
labels that most people refer to and understand, these are the Am
National Museum of Mexican Art
Upon entering the Pilsen neighborhood, one can not help but take notice of the
importance and impact art has on the Latino Culture. Walls of buildings become murals
dedicated to loved ones. Each producing his/her own interpr