Secular Grief Famous Quotes & Sayings

2 Secular Grief Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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Nothing could assuage the secular grief that was your heritage.Aldous Huxley Secular Grief Sayings By Aldous Huxley: Nothing could assuage the secular grief that was your heritage.
The benefits of a philosophy of neo-religious pessimism are nowhere more apparent than in relation to marriage, one of modern society's most grief-stricken arrangements, which has been rendered unnecessarily hellish by the astonishing secular supposition that it should be entered into principally for the sake of happiness. Christianity and Judaism present marriage not as a union inspired and governed by subjective enthusiasm but rather, and more modestly, as a mechanism by which individuals can assume an adult position in society and thence, with the help of a close friend, undertake to nurture and educate the next generation under divine guidance. These limited expectations tend to forestall the suspicion, so familiar to secular partners, that there might have been more intense, angelic or less fraught alternatives available elsewhere. Within the religious ideal, friction, disputes and boredom are signs not of error, but of life proceeding according to plan.Alain De Botton Secular Grief Sayings By Alain De Botton: The benefits of a philosophy of neo-religious pessimism are nowhere more apparent than in relation