I separated myself from philosophy when it was impossible for me to discover at Kant any trace of human weakness or an authentic accent of sadness; at Kant and at all philosophers.
In contrast to music, mysticism, poetry, philosophical activity shows a thin sap and a suspected depth which tempt only… read more
The sand flows through hourglasses
Or our blood to the gentle shimmering
Of pearl, in the twilight of the heart
Enveloping the eternally open eye… read more
The Simurgh is an immortal bird nesting on the branches of the Tree of Knoeledge. Burton compared it with the Scandinavian eagle which knows a lot of things and makes his nest on the branches of the Cosmic Tree, called Yaggdrasil… read more
The stars are so close to me,
When the living waters mirror them in the waves;
Gold, glass, smoke beads.
Shadowy stars, fire stars,
The seas of the world are turned by… read more
Existentialist atheism affirms that God doesn’t exist, but then there is at least one being whose existence precedes the essence, a being that existed before being defined by a concept, and that being is man…
What is meant here by the statement that existence precedes the essence ? This mean that man first exist, is situated, is emerging in the… read more
Now at midnight I’m worried about
the sleeping swimmer.
Better in the sleepy park of autumn
to stand with my forehead on a leaf… read more
But who am I ? A thing that thinks. One who inquires himself, understands, says, denies, wants, doesn’t want, always imagines and feels.
Therefore, from the simple fact that I know about my existence, besides the fact I am a being who thinks, I rightly conclude that my essence lies in the fact that I am only a… read more