"The superior man is catholic and no partizan. The mean man is a partizan and not catholic." (君子周而不比、小人比而不周。) ─ Confucius, The Analects, 2.XIV, translation by James Legge.
Friday, May 20, 2011
Taking us to the "cleanly carved limestone pillars splashed with bas-reliefs of animals... built some 11,600 years ago, seven millennia before the Great Pyramid of Giza," National Geographic's Charles C. Mann argues that "the world’s oldest temple suggests the urge to worship sparked civilization" — Göbekli Tepe.