Being – Page 6 – Everything


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

Oct 042022

The biggest problems are small problems, iterated indefinitely.

Aug 192022

The cat scratches at the door the moment it closes, and is the man so very different?

Aug 022022

Purpose and motive are nearly opposite, and to stress one is inevitably to slight the other.

Aug 012022

Standing on your dignity makes you shorter.

Jul 212022

Grievances are often not merely nursed but cherished, and a great many people, deprived of theirs, would be nothing at all.

Jul 052022

We are apt to forget, though history at intervals reminds us, how far hypocrisy is to be preferred to sincere, unaffected villainy.