João Ricardo

Almada, Setubal, Portugal

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  • Fluent in Portuguese; learning English, Spanish
  • 38, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • Philosophy Teacher
  • Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa
  • From Lisboa
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About Me


To get lost in the world


Born in May 1977. Althoug the oracle has said that he would be a nuclear physicist or astronaut, João goes to Lisbon to study philosophy at age 17. Due to Philosophers poor future in the country, he decide to became Professor of Philosophy in Highschool. Interested in Psychology, Biology, Anatomy and Neuroscience later. Occasionally performs functions as trainer in Professional Courses for dual certification (Portuguese curricula) as well as in several private sector companies.


Living, Learning ... "I am free. I close my eyes and I believe with all my strength in my new condition, although it is not quite sure what it means. All I know is that I'm all alone (...) Is this freedom? I don`t know, I confess, and so I quit thinking about it. "Haruki Murakami


Reading, mainly books about philosophy or medical subjects, sometimes writing, chess, movies, take a walk on the beach, watch tv, go online, travel ...

Music, Movies, and Books

Human, All Too Human; Thus Spoke Zarathustra; Beyond Good and Evil; On the Genealogy of Morals; Twilight of the Idols; The Antichrist; Ecce Homo... Portuguese authors, Vergílio Ferreira, José Saramago, Fernando Pessoa ... I often listen to Nirvana, Nick Cave, Sinatra, Guns n`Roses ...

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I pretend to do my share of funtastic things before i die, i`m still deciding where/when to start ...

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