Verbal Qi

Writing is architecture. Too much frame weighs it down and blocks its Qi.
A.R.T.

#writing #twisdom

Philosophy Cleanse

I like to read a little philosophy to purify my palate, like an olive after lunch.
O.W.Holmes

#philo #twoetry #twisdom

Religious Raw Material

A religion is the wood, a minister the carpenter. The substance matters less than its final form.
A.R.T.

#twisdom #sects #choice

Your Depth Awakens

Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.
Carl Jung

#authenticity #twisdom #twoetry

Awe Edifies

The ultimate function of education is to make men vibrate with wonder.
F.Frankfurter

#education #philo
#twoetry #twisdom

Money’s Goggles

It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends on his not understanding it.
Upton Sinclair

#twisdom #ConflictOfInterest

Rules Cannot Think

Rules may deaden men’s wits but can hardly sharpen them.
Roscoe Pound

#1914 #twisdom #law #creativity

Speak Up

Facts need lips to speak.
A.R.T.

#twisdom #truthtopower

Progress Not Certain

It’s possible we were more open-minded 100 years ago.
A.R.T.

#history #progress

Folly Rules

Democracy = a reverent awareness of human folly.
Paul Woodruff

#sortition #democracy
#twisdom #politicaltheory