Being – Page 4 – Everything


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

May 022023

A substantial minority of the respectable citizens who surround you would gladly kill you, if they thought they could get away with it and didn’t have to do the work themselves.

Apr 042023

How little are we ourselves, and how strenuously do we play at it!

Apr 032023

To be great is to be more than the sum of one’s parts; the usual case is to be less.

Mar 012023

Unambiguous instances of humans overriding their biology are scarce, and suicide, the most drastic, commands respect, if only on that score.

Feb 142023

It is often alleged of policies that they are employed in the interest of Social Darwinism; one doubts it, but if they are, they have manifestly failed.