School Of Happiness Lesson 21: “Rose, Oh Pure Contradiction, Desire…” (Rainer Maria Rilke)
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School Of Happiness Lesson 21: “Rose, Oh Pure Contradiction, Desire…” (Rainer Maria Rilke)

Rose, oh reiner Widerspruch, Lust, Niemandes Schlaf zu sein unter soviel Lidern. Rose, oh pure contradiction, desire, To be no one’s sleep under so many Lids. (Rainer Maria Rilke wrote his own epitaph sometime before October 27, 1925. He requested that it be inscribed on his gravestone. This was fifteen months before his death. (Translation: John … Continue reading

VIENNA Gold / School Of Happiness Lesson 18: “Being Happy Without Realizing It, Is The Purest Form Of Happiness”
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VIENNA Gold / School Of Happiness Lesson 18: “Being Happy Without Realizing It, Is The Purest Form Of Happiness”

The world happiness report, released on Monday by Columbia University’s Earth Institute, ranks Russia as the 68th happiest country in the world. Every Sunday at 12:00, Russian seniors gather together in a few of Moscow’s parks. Regardless of the weather, they meet each other and dance. Since I was a child I remember seeing them … Continue reading

School Of Happiness Lesson 6: “Some Shit For The Good Feeling”
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School Of Happiness Lesson 6: “Some Shit For The Good Feeling”

“I layer one image on another,” says Przemek Matecki – and that’s precisely what he does. The adoption of the simplest of methods to juxtapose two seemingly incongruous languages, meanings, histories, or images leads to an astonishing and compelling conclusion.Can two opposing things be reconciled into a whole to create a new meaning? Continue reading