Being – Everything

Being

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

Aug 192022
 

The cat scratches at the door the moment it closes, and is the man so very different?

Aug 022022
 

Purpose and motive are nearly opposite, and to stress one is inevitably to slight the other.

Aug 012022
 

Standing on your dignity makes you shorter.

Jul 212022
 

Grievances are often not merely nursed but cherished, and a great many people, deprived of theirs, would be nothing at all.

Jul 052022
 

We are apt to forget, though history at intervals reminds us, how far hypocrisy is to be preferred to sincere, unaffected villainy.

Jun 242022
 

You can star in the movie of your life, or live it.

Jun 222022
 

Do not be the sort of person who, if he did not exist, would have to be invented.