Posted by kdadmin on March 26th, 2014.
How completely detached from basic human joy would you have to be to build the J. Paul Getty Villa in Malibu, California? In what will be the first in a new series of video posts, all I can say is “Yikes.”
And just steps from the Pacific Ocean? Opulence is not the road to happiness or personal fulfillment. A small, intimate place, with just a few seats for close friends and an unobstructed view of the ocean is how one approaches the transcendental glee of interpersonal intimacy.
Correct me if I’m wrong, but doesn’t every major religion teach this? How about every major philosopher? Or poet? Or …