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From a Notebook Lost: The Same and The Other 25

Mine eyes punish me every time I open them. My ears only wish me harm. My mouth always speaks ill of me. Why does my body condemn me so? 247 more words

Premises #2 & #3: The Indifference Principle, & Human Action

<p>Long time away again. Apologies for that. Preparing to get married does that to a guy (it does other things to the woman). But with any luck, we’ll be on a more regular basis in the near future. 378 more words

Philosophical Problems Of Living

Bigotry, Racism, & Extremism

“True Believers” are always scary because they are idealogues, believing in ideas over reality. Sure, all humans have ideas and respect them as they allow us to communicate and to get things done in a group. 821 more words

Religion And Spirituality

“Used up by the years, my memory

loses its grip on words that I have vainly

repeated and repeated. My life in the same way… 55 more words

What's a hometown?

It’s just struck me that I don’t have a hometown.

Having a hometown is something that everyone seems to take for granted. You may meet someone and you may ask them “Where’re you from? 623 more words


An Analysis of De Beauvoir's Notion of Ethical Freedom

             In “Ethics of Ambiguity,” Simone De Beauvoir extends on Sartre’s ideas from “Being and Nothingness” and the existentialist notion of freedom to outline an ethical system for all. 2,670 more words