Being – Everything


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

Jan 012024

Few men are great, but all great men are men, and when I read of one I want to be told how he was great, not how he was a man.

Dec 072023

A calculating, self-seeking morality will never animate the mass of men: prudence makes no martyrs.

Oct 262023

No man is himself in a crisis; some rise above themselves, others fall below, and none knows which he will be until it is upon him.

Oct 062023

First we pretend, then we demand that others pretend, and finally we punish them for not pretending.

Sep 292023

There is news today, and still you are the same.

Sep 142023

Prophets of disaster always materialize, in the manner of ghoulish onlookers, seemingly from nowhere, at a grisly accident.