I’m not sure I want to talk about a human being, I’m not sure there is anything unknown to psychology, having made such a long way with the mankind and having turned to a pop-science, able to approve everything ugly with the help of physiology and unable to notice most diverse pathways in most common states of mind. Ancient philosophers and prophets preferred solitude, leading the life of hermits, because no communication was as sweet for them as the states of insight, descending to their minds, or arousing inside them. I decided to analyze phenomena, traditionally familiar to everyone, being accepted as undeniable and postulated as positive. They are high moral goals, although based on the scale of emotional overtones. What is our mind’s response, when it’s visited by Faith — that is not actually belief, but is constancy even without belief, but without betrayal; Charity— that is not love, but is mercy and generosity; Hope – la speranza, and without hope — there is desperation and even exasperation?
Kind pastor, Jesus, depicted on the picture above, is simultaneously the Jewish prophet, savior for Christians and a young shepherd, friendly to little lambs.
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