Lifestyle

September 3, 2018 by

Time is the most valuable thing we really have or own (also discussed in this post), and we even seem to have a cultural and societal agreement hereon, which materialises in sayings like “time flies”, “life is short”, “the children grow so fast” or “our children are only on loan” and so on. Therefore, it […]

July 17, 2018 by

Let’s create something of perceived value, which for the sake of simplicity, we’ll call X that we can buy things with, sell things for – and in the situation that we are able to accumulate enough of it, we can lend it to others for more X. Due to the fact that most people consider […]

April 3, 2018 by

I recently stumbled upon the term Degrowth, and felt inclined to look further into it. Especially since I could sense that the term was positively charged, and thereby by definiton in opposition to the prevailing view on growth as something positively progressive. The term degrowth has its origin in the French word D√©croissance, was introduced […]

February 27, 2018 by

Recently I have re-read German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche‘s “Thus spoke Zarathustra”¬†– and I have nodded and smiled, and even laughed on several occasions. What a book! What a celebration of living to the fullest, and of living courageously. In the book Nietzsche unfolds an existentialist development theory, similar to e.g. French Philosopher Simone de Beauvoir‘s […]