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Philosophy Forum 02/09/2015- 2 Wittgenstein/Peirce readings.

Dear All

I was looking for something a bit Wittgenstein a bit Peirce. I haven’t found my dream paper but I have found two short readings which hopefully will be interesting. 19 more words

Peirce

'And all the rest is silence'...

Sometimes I struggle with words. I hate how they sound when they flow out of your mouth and linger in the air like a bad smell that you never meant to let out. 629 more words

Poetry

Moyra Davey Reading

“It must set limits to what can be thought; and, in doing so, to what cannot be thought. It must set limits to what cannot be thought by working outwards through what can be thought.” 214 more words

Alison Strayer

Zu Thomas Bernhards "Wittgensteins Neffe"

“denn machen wir uns nichts vor, die Köpfe, die uns die meiste Zeit erreichbar sind, sind uninteressant, wir haben nicht viel mehr davon als wenn wir mit ausgewachsenen Erdäpfeln zusammen wären, die auf wehleidigen Körpern in mehr oder weniger geschmacklosen Kleidern ein kümmerliches, leider gar nicht erbarmungswürdiges Dasein fristen.” 535 more words

Romane

The "Why do we exist?" Personality test. Who do you match up with?

Take the “Why do we exist?” personality test …

The justification for this test was simple. Most of the personality tests that we take are based on the premise that by identifying “unseen” motivating factors, we can devise what drives an individual. 138 more words

Buddhism