For good ideas and true innovation, you need human interaction, conflict, argument, debate.
There are times when I get annoyed by stupid people, but there is something that annoys me more – it’s a lazy argument.860 more words
“Don’t get hit.”
~~ First rule of fighting ~~
The Beauty of Aging
Hell, I give up… I’ve been sitting here staring at this screen for twenty minutes, without a single idea for an intro going through my head… This means I have to admit it isn’t going to happen today. 771 more words
In Plato’s Republic, he discusses Socrates’ description of the “ideal city” -a city that is completely rooted in justice. To Socrates, justice means that every person does what he or she is meant to do, whether that is to provide for the city (merchants, musicians, educators, etc.), to guard, or to rule. 435 more words
Why should “Mr. Rationalist” read Kierkegaard?
I’ve just finished writing a brief essay for a course I’m taking on Kierkegaard. If you have read my writing for a while you may well wonder why I’d spend my time studying the guy who started Existentialism and who was one of the 19th century’s biggest proponents of irrationality. 2,181 more words