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"The only cure for vanity is laughter, and the only fault that is laughable is vanity." –Henri Bergson

Like a blowhard, windbag or stuffed shirt, a vain ego is a bubble inflated by flattery.

“Flattery is a kind of bad money, to which our vanity gives us currency.” … 74 more words

Philosophy And Humor

Today's Food For Thought

Spent some time reading and rereading this one.  There are so many people waking up to who they are and what this world is.  I have such strong hopes that we will be gentle with one another at this time . 408 more words

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Henri Bergson, Noetic Philosopher, and Moina Mathers

DID YOU KNOW …

One of the very first Golden Dawn Second Order initiates, Moina Mathers, was of Jewish origin. She was born Moina Bergson, sister of French philosopher Henri Bergson. 12 more words

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Henri Bergson: The Jewish Christian-Convert Philosopher Who Reverted to Judaism Then Died Before Discovering He Might Have Been Buddhist...

“Homo sapiens, the only creature endowed with reason, is also the only creature to pin its existence on things unreasonable.”

–The Buddha, I mean, Henri Bergson… 1,076 more words

Right Understanding

“To think intuitively is to think in duration. Intelligence starts
ordinarily from the immobile, and reconstructs movement as best it can
with immobilities in juxtaposition. Intuition starts from movement, 166 more words

Riemann: The Pure and Contaminated Metrics of Space

How to found the metric of physical space? If this space were discrete, a natural class of metric would impose itself immediately, since the discrete tolerates only a limited proximity for each of the elements. 2,044 more words

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