There's the legend of the fish who swam around asking every sea creature he'd meet, "Where is this great ocean I keep hearing about?" A pretty small legend, true—but one with a pretty big message.The book is a wonderful resources for getting children and adults to reflect about all of the questions raised by everyday experiences.
We are very much like that fish.
Friday, March 8, 2013
The 60-Second Philosopher
The 60-Second Philosopher is a series of 60 very short chapters (each two pages) that provide ideas for thinking about a wide range of philosophical topics (time, color, various ethical questions, knowledge, free will, etc.). The first chapter, "The Philosopher Within You," begins: