Author Archives: Marcus Ampe

About Marcus Ampe

Retired dancer, choreographer, choreologist Founder of the Dance impresario office and archive: Danscontact-Dansarchief plus the Association for Bible scholars, the Lifestyle magazines "Stepping Toes" and "From Guestwriters" and creator of the site "Messiah for all". - Gepensioneerd danser, choreograaf, choreoloog. Stichter van Danscontact-Dansarchief plus van de Vereniging voor Bijbelvorsers, de Lifestyle magazines "Stepping Toes" en "From Guestwriters" en maker van de site "Messiah for all".

Readiness to believe anything – ignorance and conviction

It is not perhaps without good reason that we attribute to simple-mindedness a readiness to believe anything and to ignorance the readiness to be convinced, for I think I was once taught that a belief is like an impression stamped … Continue reading

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Looking at Lord of Montaigne – ancient and present words

When looking at words from the past, we often forget that they still can matter in the present day or in the future. Michel Eyquem de Montaigne or Lord of Montaigne may have been looked at as a self-indulgent person. … Continue reading

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Interpretation

From the old box ‘Drafts’ or forgotten articles: August 31, 2012 From the old box: “Forgotten articles”: August 31, 2012 “It is more of a job to interpret the interpretations than to interpret things, and there are more books about … Continue reading

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Vergeten artikels

Het is mij gekend dat ik al jaren een verstrooide professor ben. Daarom zei ik wel eens aan mijn leerlingen dat ik een velkoolde plofessol was. Voor ik op pensioen ging heb ik mijn dansarchief over gemaakt aan het Vlaams … Continue reading

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A view in the past via the Col de la Bonette giving time for reflection

Looking at what got me more quiet or not going deeper in American and other politics the last few months, I got distracted by a snuff in power and got to spend more words at him than originally planned. In … Continue reading

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A view in the past and a blusterer making me afraid to spend words on him

In the academic year 2017-2018 I noticed in the past I had forgotten to publish several articles. The last few months I have been very busy with spiritual and religious work and did not use much time to do concentrate … Continue reading

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26 September a day for those who cannot hear

Not all people can speak, or hear others speaking.  For those who cannot hear sign languages might be a very interesting solution to communicate with each other. Better still would be when hearing people also would learn some basic sings. … Continue reading

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Facebook updates

As of August 1, 2018, Facebook no longer allows direct sharing of posts to Facebook Profiles. Connections to Facebook Pages remain unchanged. Learn more Previously articles published on my private website Marcus Ampe’s space were automatically placed on Facebook, and … Continue reading

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Have corrupt kleptocrats and international criminals to make America great

In the last two postings we looked at the dangerous situation of one man wanting to control everything in the United States of America whilst he wants to do his own thing in the way he loves to do things … Continue reading

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Does he really not know #2 Casinos and inner circles

We know that Trump has been hiding many of his projects from the American public, and worse of it all, he kept insisting he barely knew the man at the centre of those projects. Though lots of Americans do not … Continue reading

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