In a post two months back, I listed the four moral attitudes that Jaspers holds as the necessary conditions of existential communication. At the top
…Many readers otherwise open to Swedenborg‘s thought are put off by his accounts of hell. This includes figures like William Blake and Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Genius is always sufficiently the enemy of genius by over influence. The book, the college, the school of art, the institution of any kind, stop
Standing on the bare ground, — my head bathed by the blithe air, and uplifted into infinite space, — all mean egotism vanishes. I become
In attempting to philosophize as a way of life, I have often “translated” many terms/concepts into a single notion that would comprehend the nuances of
“Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson Source: flickr.com via Keith Wayne on Pinterest