Being

Identity, that spectator of what he calls himself,
That net and aggregate of energies in transient combination.
—Cunningham

Jan 282013
 

If you want perspective, abandon personality.

Jan 222013
 

Law of Moral Parsimony: The most probable explanation is the least flattering.

Dec 112012
 

Flaunt your defects and the world will take them for graces.

Dec 062012
 

Tout pardonner, c’est à n’y rien comprendre.

Nov 192012
 

All agree that memory is fugitive, but few draw the necessary conclusion about identity.

Nov 152012
 

“If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” would be a more telling argument if everything were not, in fact, broke.

Oct 242012
 

Our descendants will regard us for hanging men as we regard our ancestors for hanging dogs.

Oct 022012
 

All appears as it would if it were what it is.