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20 Powerful Quotes From Rumi’s Spiritual Teacher, Shams Tabrizi

Rumi (1207-1273) was a 13th-century Persian poet, Islamic scholar, theologian, and Sufi mystic. Over the past seven centuries, his influence has transcended international borders and ethnic divisions, and his poems have been widely translated into many of the world's languages and transposed into va...

Time & Attention – An Introduction to Mindfulness

Time and energy are the fundamental resources we have in this existence. We spend our time acquiring energy to exist, and we spend our energy to experience what time can give us. We spend our time surviving, providing for ourselves and our loved ones, and improving the quality of our experience in t...

Could Software Evolve Naturally?

During the last few weeks I have been confronted with several troubling images of caged and chained animals, some in circuses, which affected me deeply. It made me wonder whether my feelings of sadness, anger, and empathy would have been similarly aroused if I had seen a computer tethered to a desk...