There are all sorts of cries that the leaders of the Green Movement should submit themselves to the supreme leader, but that won’t take place. Both sides have to be prepared for a serious negotiation.
Really to sin you have to be serious about it.
A serious and good philosophical work could be written consisting entirely of jokes.
At the risk of sounding like a spoilsport, I’d say that pagans have about the same experience of otherness and isolation as anyone else. We’re not special in that regard. But this is because the problem of loneliness is almost universal – and that, to my mind, makes it much more serious.
I think I get angry when people cause serious suffering or don’t alleviate suffering when they could.
For truly it is to be noted, that children’s plays are not sports, and should be deemed as their most serious actions.
The only continent where social movements have led to political parties that have pushed through serious social and political reforms is in South America.
Power when wielded by abnormal energy is the most serious of facts.
In my 20s I was such a serious, boring-looking person. I would never do my nails. I never even danced. But I was taught by the women. They had gone through hell, but they would dance and sing. I came to realise I can’t argue for a happy world if I am not happy myself.
There’s something very authentic about humor, when you think about it. Anybody can pretend to be serious. But you can’t pretend to be funny.