This is the Ennead with which he rewarded those that fled from
matter; they became happy, they became perfect, they knew God and the Truth, they comprehended the mystery which works in Man; for what cause He has revealed Himself, that they might see Him, for He is in truth Invisible ; and for their sakes He has revealed in words His Logos, so that they might know Him and become gods and perfect.
“Emotional intelligence is important, but the unbridled enthusiasm has obscured a dark side. New evidence shows that when people hone their emotional skills, they become better at manipulating others. When you’re good at controlling your own emotions, you can disguise your true feelings. When you know what others are feeling, you can tug at their heartstrings and motivate them to act against their own best interests.”Adam Grant, The Dark Side of Emotional Intelligence (via picaioun)
Ellen Ripley sketch, drawn at night mostly… (at firstname.lastname@example.org)
Healed confectionery alien scene