Being – Page 5 – Everything

Being

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

Aug 212020
 

Nothing in psychology replicates as well as stereotypes.

Aug 192020
 

Naive is a polite term for stupid, and stupid is a polite term for rotten.

Aug 072020
 

Stupid comes in only two flavors, as different as chocolate and vanilla: those who know they are, and those who don’t.

Jun 232020
 

How do I know what I am until I see what I do?

Jun 192020
 

People don’t change: they unfold.

Jun 152020
 

Human development has increasingly prolonged childhood and adolescence, now often fifty years or more.

Jun 022020
 

The difficulty with which success imagines failure makes for hard-heartedness, and the ease with which failure imagines success makes for envy.