Posts tagged with ‘Greek’

In which Harry demonstrates his pedantic soul

A local free magazine that came through the door includes a few hundred words of Buddhist-inspired wisdom. The column starts: As a child, were you encouraged to aim for perfection*? The footnote at the bottom of the page explains: The word * ‘perfection’ comes originally from the Greek ‘telios’ meaning ‘completeness’, ‘purpose’ The first thing […]