5 Unforgettable Things I Learned From ‘Of Human Bondage’

I loved reading this post, it is a great thought provoker for not only one’s own life, how one conducts oneself, but also en masse as humans, earth, the universe, what makes the world go around so to speak 🙂

Eye of Lynx

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I’m currently reading Anna Karenina,a masterpiece,and the last book I finished reading was Of Human Bondage.As I said in my review,Of Human Bondage has taught me many things about life and given me a new outlook on it.Here are the 5 main things that I learned from the book and that I will never forget.

1. On atheism
Like me,Philip Carey is an atheist.Like me,he believed that atheism was the mere disbelief in God.One day,Cronshaw,an English poet,enlightens Philip about his atheism: ”You have thrown aside a creed, but you have preserved the ethic which was based upon it.”  I have never come across a better definition of atheism.Religion* with its countless activities and stories has lost sight of the point of its existence.On the other hand,atheism focuses on that part which religion has too often overlooked: the ethical and thus the right…

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  26 comments for “5 Unforgettable Things I Learned From ‘Of Human Bondage’

  1. Victoria
    March 10, 2014 at 5:27 PM

    Great post my friend!

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    • March 10, 2014 at 5:31 PM

      Hah thank you it’s a re blog not my words x

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      • Victoria
        March 10, 2014 at 5:33 PM

        I know it’s a re-blog…..duh!

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        • March 10, 2014 at 6:08 PM

          Omgggg what happened to my blog

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          • Victoria
            March 10, 2014 at 6:13 PM

            Holy Caw! It’s all screwy! Cries…..

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        • March 10, 2014 at 6:08 PM

          Cries

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        • March 10, 2014 at 6:08 PM

          It’s messed up

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          • Victoria
            March 10, 2014 at 6:12 PM

            Let me go and take a look. Did you get my email?

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        • March 10, 2014 at 6:13 PM

          Omg it totally messed up I bought it and before it looked ok then all the side bars went on top

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          • Victoria
            March 10, 2014 at 6:14 PM

            Yes it’s totally messed up! What the heck did you do??

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            • March 10, 2014 at 6:20 PM

              I did nothing honestly I made it look good theb bought it and it totally turned it upside dowb

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            • March 10, 2014 at 6:21 PM

              Getting a refund and bought snother omg heart sttack time will this woeo

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              • Victoria
                March 10, 2014 at 6:31 PM

                On my way to check it out. I’m chatting with you and wordpress’n…LOL

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        • March 10, 2014 at 8:08 PM

          Just checking your on the ball coz I’m not hehe

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          • Victoria
            March 10, 2014 at 8:37 PM

            I’m always on the ball…LOL I’m making Mexican Hot Chocolate cookies. Can you smell them -:)

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            • March 11, 2014 at 2:48 PM

              Urgh your a beast, they sound delicious…..gggrrrrrr grumbles as now i think about chocolate and had not til then

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              • Victoria
                March 11, 2014 at 2:51 PM

                They are totally delicious and you should have one…lol

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                • March 11, 2014 at 2:56 PM

                  blocks my ears! blah blah, can’t hear you!

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                  • Victoria
                    March 11, 2014 at 3:10 PM

                    Yes you can hear me, now knock that off! lol

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                    • March 11, 2014 at 3:16 PM

                      nah can’t hear you but you look quite funny just mouthing stuff! pokes tongue out

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                    • Victoria
                      March 11, 2014 at 3:17 PM

                      You had better watch your lip missy! timethief and Angie is gonna hear about this….lol

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                    • March 11, 2014 at 4:38 PM

                      Oh yah bully yah…..starts to pale at the thought of the other two knowing..mutters….”snitch”!

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                    • Victoria
                      March 11, 2014 at 4:48 PM

                      Oh for pete sakes Girl, don’t mess with me today as I’m cranky and feel like doggy do….LOL

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                    • March 11, 2014 at 4:56 PM

                      Don’t mention doggy do please my poor teddy is having his stitches out of his botty at least he won’t be whistling out of it anymore

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  2. March 10, 2014 at 9:12 PM

    Very true. So much so I even went through to the original blog and commented there!

    New subscriber/follower from the A to Z Challenge! Glad to have you on board!

    LuAnn Braley
    AJ’s Hooligans @AtoZChallenge

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    • March 11, 2014 at 2:48 PM

      Hehe, well I look forward in keeping in touch, I have not done the A-Z before, I take it you have? Was that first link to your blog aswell as the 2nd? xx Thanks for popping by and chatting 😀

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