Something you should know about me, I’m pretty pessimistic. Lots of people like to see the glass half full. But what if it’s filled with rotten milk or something equally disgusting? 289 more words
Why-ever would a relatively rational and aware intellectual embrace the idea that human society is based on lies and the truth lies buried out there? In my case, I would claim it is because I am relatively goofy and prone to believing things because I am wholly deceived by a core belief that all human beings are by nature good, and have to be taught to be evil. 530 more words
Schopenhauer: in our time (2009)
Arthur Schopenhauer was a German philosopher.
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The global news cycle as of late appears to have taken an unusually harsh psychic toll on people around the world. The events of Orlando and Dallas, Nice and Paris, Baton Rouge and elsewhere have compelled citizens around the globe to wonder whether the world is falling apart. 582 more words