Monthly Archives: November 2014
X: Why do you want this job? Y: Ever since I was a little boy, I have dreamed of one day being gainfully employed.
An earlier variant of the two world problem split the sensible world from the intelligible world. A later variant of the two world problem split the outer world from the inner world. A newer variant of the two world problem would not be a problem.
Those who blame parents, like Henry Darger, have sided with children. Those who blame children, like Sigmund Freud, have sided with parents.
The fallacy of titles like “Socrates and Asian Thought” can quickly be exposed by turning the tables: a title like “Zhu Xi and Western Thought” clearly suffers from an overgeneralization.
Do I doubt the stability of this ledge or the constancy of my desire?
But there is only one pluriverse.
Just look at all those wonderful shades of grey!
A captain navigates the ship of state. The skiff of individuality seeks safe harbors.
Exception: the paradigmatic case is an exception that defines the rule.
Free jazz is painting without representation and theatre without narrative.