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Misunderstanding and loneliness

If you don’t need the world to understand you,
If you are not afraid of being misunderstood,
Then you are much liberated.

Yes, you would be lonely. 23 more words

Phenomenon

The Case for Raising the Drinking Age to 25

No one under 25 is going to like this reasoning, but I’m betting most scientists without Budweiser or Seagram’s stock in their portfolio would agree. If all states (or a national law) required age 25 to purchase alcohol, we would all be better off. 176 more words

Gun Violence

Peace

Are you tired?
Are you asking, “Why do I have to try so hard?”
You would just like to stop trying.

It may seem like you are taking on the whole world, fighting against everyone, that’s why it is so tiring. 55 more words

Phenomenon

Beginning of the end

The physical act of making love
Is violence
And in that repeated violence of love
His and hers: machinery of life synchronizes
Spinning faster and faster… 193 more words

Phenomenon

SCHOPENHAUER ON ART

// AN EXCERPT FROM ALAIN DE BOTTON’S ‘THE WISDOM OF PHILOSOPHY’. BOTTON ON SCHOPENHAUER ON ART //

“There are fewer stories than there are people on the earth, the plots repeated relentlessly while the names and backdrops alter. 15 more words

SNIPPETS

Wasting life

Don’t bother with leading a blameless life. It’s a waste of time and energy.

Just have a clear conscience.

Reality

Finding home

So
So I cried again today
Like I did then
And it doesn’t seem so different
Despite it all
The space and time apart
And it felt like I was crying yesterday… 136 more words

Emotions