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Who is more delusional?

Scholars interested in ideas and truth see themselves as special. Scholars interested in prestige and power, though, believe all scholars are like them.

Sure, these ideas are timeless.

The point of writing about them, however, is to bring them back in time, where they belong.

Ideas are commonplaces.

They exist so that the Idea might emerge.

Get togethers.

The association of ideas is an idea associated with the association of individuals.

All your ideas are tedious.

Each one cries out “look how clever I am.”

Do I need true ideas?

Probably. But I’d settle for meaningful ideas.

Some ideas arise from vision.

But others arise from sounds. Yet others arise from touch.

What can be “owned”? Who can “own” it?

Critics of the notion of cultural appropriation, strangely, often defend the notion of intellectual property.

Perish the thought.

Those ideas are not eternal; they are just extremely fixed.

Mental space.

Some minds are so tightly packed that ideas haven’t got the room to maneuver.