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Immortality – Transcendental vs Immanent knowledge

IMMORTALITY: A DIALOGUE
THE ESSAYS OF ARTHUR SCHOPENHAUER
STUDIES IN PESSIMISM
Volume Four
Translated by
T. Bailey Saunders
Adapted & narrated by Jason Youngman

Ever wonder why philosophers are stereotypically seen as depressed and sombre individuals who like to find fault in every insignificant detail! 241 more words

Philosophy

Emergence: Section Three, Earth; Part Nineteen, Consciousness, Collected Chapters

 

Consciousness; Part Nineteen,

Chapter One: Self   Pt. 19, Ch. 01

A birth is a coalescence of matter organizing into form; supporting a consciousness, emerging independent and alone. 211 more words

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The Stations of the Cross: Falling Forward

It’s Holy Week and tomorrow is Good Friday. This marks Christ’s death and thankfully, the end of Lenting Season!

In the past 40 days, the Stations of the Cross, which focuses on remembering and meditating on events of Christ’s last day, has been most challenging. 694 more words

Journal Entry

OTRO YO

Se ha ido.
Ya no está.
Ha seguido su camino.
No volverá.
Un desgarro.
Un vacío.
La soledad.
Quebrada por dentro.
Me ahogo. 50 more words

AHORA

TALKING TO YOURSELF

Compliments of the season!!

I am sure we all had a splendid holiday period, lots of eating, drinking, dining and for some, mornings when you wished you hadn’t done what you did the previous night. 456 more words

Personal Development

The Bicycle Conundrum

Day 3 of cycling for the first time in gawd knows how many years. My arse is bruised. My hooman jokes and says it’s my perineum – and NO, it is NOT. 1,469 more words

Stuff

Common Madness

In the wake of the Paris attacks I have thought a lot about the madmen waging war on humanity. Many have adopted the mantra, do unto others as they do unto you. 255 more words

Philosophy