We suffer primarily not from our vices or our weaknesses, but from our illusions. We are haunted, not by reality, but by those images we have put in their place. 8 more words
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obstacle to discovery
is not ignorance
– it is the illusion
Daniel J. Boorstin
So I’m driving home from work in my car and I turn the radio on.
Damn, it’s one of those talk-back radio shows. You know the ones: the radio presenter seeds the show with a couple of emotive topics that are bound to wind up some sections of the population (those ‘for’ and those ‘against’) such that they are goaded into ringing in to robustly ‘tell us their view’. 1,441 more words