By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it....– Franz Kafka
got my first rejection letter today
(not terribly pleased about it).
Dear Arthur Schopenhauer,
lighten up a little, will ya? Warmest Regards, Bella ps) not every woman’s going to like you. it’s not the end of the world.
and listening to this. because 8-bit beats are...
What disturbs and depresses young people is the hunt for happiness on the firm...– Schopenhauer (via dearestgirl) such are the problems that seem to arise when you are constantly seeking what you loathe.
what if Carnap was right?
could it be possible that all moral disputes really are a matter of clarifying terms?
i love kid logic
connor was running down the sidewalk with a banana in his hand today. he tripped, hit the ground and the banana fell into a puddle. he got up, seemed fine and asked for his banana back. upon seeing his banana in a puddle, he starts crying and saying “ow ow”. so i ask him what hurts. my banana hurts, it fell in a puddle.
if the world stops turning it better not stop when...
(cause that would be frickin’ terrifying.)
Once upon a time, in some out of the way corner of that universe which is...– the funny thing is, i’ve used the first line of this quote before in a physics class to introduce the anthropic principle without any knowledge of the entire quote. Wow. How much I agree with Nietzsche on this one kind of astonishes me. Friedrich Nietzsche (via dyspnoea)
today may not be the best day to start reading...
oh well. let the pessimism and loss of faith in humanity begin!
just finished reading lolita
much like reading Heidegger, I find myself sympathetic to the situations and agreeing with some of the conclusions, only to hear myself literally saying “my God, this man’s a creep!”