Tag Archives: existence

These are not equivalents.

Left: the existence for struggle. Right: the struggle for existence.

Life is more or less a joke.

It is more cruel than clever, but no less funny as a result.

Gods exist.

All sorts of existence aren’t literal.

Only Here and Now exist.

Existence is the fiction, the thread through these existents.

There is no reason to carry on.

Yet I carry on with pleasure and with pain.

Ideas are commonplaces.

They exist so that the Idea might emerge.

Do I need a meaningful life?

Likely. But I’d settle for a free life.

Yes, expertise exist.

Yet an expert usually makes worse judgments than ordinary idiots when it comes to anything outside their field.

Four basic thoughts of the self.

(1) I am. (2) This is who I am. (3) This is how I compare with others. (4) This is why I am.

Three folds.

There is all the difference in the life of the mind between thinking, thoughtlessness, and not-thinking.