Category Modern Philosophy

Quotes

The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently. -Friedrich Nietzsche Advertisements

::: Face of the Deep

Out of whose womb came the ice and the hoary frost of heaven? The waters are hidden as with a stone, and the face of the deep is frozen. Who is this that darkens counsel by words without knowledge? Gird up now thy loins like a man; for I will demand of thee, and answer […]

[shift] on History, Events and Media

I’m interested in the way in which the past affects the present and I think that if we understand a good deal more about history, we automatically understand a great more about contemporary life.        -Toni Morrison Any true academic or informed citizen will concur that a sound historical perspective is invaluable to […]

[shift] -Reality: Nature of Society

“To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.” -William Blake Happy Friday indeed, and this post is all ’bout ‘The Matrix’ If any concept is of necessity in understanding the current states of society […]

[shift] Religion- On Origins of Man and Suffering

In the beginning was God and as he was Good, it follows that only Good could have proceeded from him. It is recalled by the ancients, the world began as a great harmony. By his providence he sent forth the word into the chaos and out of the darkness it rose as a great pillar. […]