The Soul's Code: In Search of Character and Calling
Random House, 1996 - 334 páginas
A journey into the essential mystery at the center of every life--the search for calling--The Soul's Code takes a new look at age-old themes, providing a radical, frequently amusing, and highly accessible path to realization through an extensive array of examples. Hillman ecnourages readers to discover the "blueprints" particular to their individual lives, certain that there is more to life than can be explained by genetics or environment.
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Disgraceful to confess, here was a book whose words were English and whose
sentences were grammatical, but whose meaning baffled me. Then, third and last
, came the strangest emotion of all. I felt that the contents of this book, although I ...
We need an incredible number of words to read expressions. "Most people
cannot 'say' what the person before them is like, but being unable to 'say' does
not imply that one is unable to see," writes the philosopher Jose Ortega y Gasset.
15 So ...
To apply this word to anything implies our own distance from it. I stand apart, am
different from, don't belong among, and therefore can pass judgment upon
whatever I am naming mediocre. "Mediocre" tends to mean "undistinguished,"
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What set of factors most influence the course of an individual human life? Nature? Nurture? The choices a person makes, including one's intimate relationships? Or is it the complex interplay of all of ... Leer comentario completo
The soul's code: in search of character and callingCrítica de los usuarios - Not Available - Book Verdict
Hillman has written ten books, but he is best known as the inspiration for Thomas Moore's Care of the Soul. Now, for this book on finding one's personal calling, he's getting a big print run himself. Leer comentario completo
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