Being – Page 5 – Everything


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

Jun 222022

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

Jun 202022

A quest for the exotic is always rooted in contempt for the familiar.

Jun 102022

If luck did not exist, it would be necessary for men, to live together in society, to invent it.

May 272022

The fault is not in our phones, but in ourselves.

May 182022

If the rich and accomplished were swine, they would be envied less. As it is, they are envied for being rich, accomplished, and not swine.

May 122022

One’s former selves ought to be labeled with subscripts for the year, like isotopes with their atomic weights.

May 052022

Some feel a small secret joy when breaking a rule, others when following one.

Apr 262022

That we live in a simulation no one doubts. The only point at issue is whose.