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The real secrets

When I lived with my parents in Chile, I used to watch lots of movies and TV shows with my dad. We saw some good and some very bad ones, but all made lovely memories.
Usually, during the movie, my dad would find lots of inconsistencies, mistakes or things that “are not like that in real world”, making him lose interest in what we were watching. Most of the time he was right, someone made a stupid decision, something that was physically impossible happened or it was just complete nonsense.
Of course there are terrible movies and those mistakes are just […]

Posted by: Thomas Dixon Tags: , , , , , Comments: 0 Post Date: November 17, 2017

Eudemonia: Happiness, Meaning and Magic

Welcome to Eudemonia!
Eudemonia is a blog of ideas related to philosophy, magic, happiness, work, virtue, purpose and other thoughts.
What is Eudemonia?
“Eudemonia or Eudaimonia is often translated as “happiness,” but that’s a bit misleading. Eudaimonia in Greek:
Eu-: good
Daimon: soul or “self.”
In Greek philosophy, Eudaimonia means achieving the best conditions possible for a human being, in every sense–not only happiness, but also virtue, morality, and a meaningful life. It was the ultimate goal of philosophy: to become better people—to fulfill our unique potential as human beings.”
Why write blog?
2 reasons.
A selfish one first haha, because i like the idea of it. I’m […]

Posted by: Thomas Dixon Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments: One Comment Post Date: October 26, 2017