Being – Page 15 – Everything


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

May 222019

Beliefs are no index to character, and if you believe otherwise, you are a bad person.

May 142019

Impossible to love our neighbor as ourselves: conceivable to doubt ourselves as our neighbor.

May 022019

Some men I would trust with my life, others with returning a borrowed book, almost none with both.

Apr 242019

One’s thought does not reflect one’s disposition. It complements one’s disposition.

Apr 232019

The trouble with cellphones isn’t that they allow us to ignore each other, it’s that they don’t.

Apr 162019

Not so very long ago, no adult in history had ever spoken of himself as the parent of an animal.

Apr 112019

When a bad thing happens in the world, it is vanishingly unlikely to be any of your business.