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Historical Sublime and Technology

Since my approach on art is heavily influenced by the aesthetic category of ‘sublime’, I will write a short article that will hopefully help others to become familiarised with this concept and expand their creativity. 910 more words

Architectural Theory

Schopenhauer and Mencius

Two thousand years and thousands of miles apart…

“How is it possible that another’s weal and woe should influence my will directly, that is, exactly in the same way as otherwise my own move it? 535 more words

Books

The Kindness of [digital] Strangers

A week ago, I began writing again and I decided to post these attempts on this blog. It has been a difficult week, and while I may not be out of the storm, I am definitely taking one step at a time, as creative writer and blogger Beth O’Neal from… 394 more words

Postaday

my favorite schopenhauer quotes

ON AUTORSHIP AND STYLE

No greater mistake can be made than to imagine that what has been written latest is always the more correct; that what is written later on is an improvement on what was written previously; and that every change means progress. 4,547 more words

Random Stuff

Arthur Schopenhauer: in our time

Schopenhauer: in our time (2009)

Arthur Schopenhauer was a German philosopher.


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The Problems with Optimism

A lot of people, when they begin to delve into philosophy, are taken aback by the amount of pessimism found within philosophy, especially modern philosophy. 1,018 more words

Matphilosophy

The price of everything and the value for money thing

Sorry, this was meant to be a quick synopsis of something interesting that clicked with me, instead this has turned into a long written ramble. 1,022 more words