Expensive Consent

As there are costs for non-compliance, there are costs for compliance, viz., the death of the mind. Judith Butler

#twisdom #freedom

Life’s Dance

Man muss das Leben tanzen.

You have to dance life. 

F. Nietzsche

#twisdom #art

Face to Face

A good friend will always stab you in the front.

Oscar Wilde

#twisdom #conflict

Best Enemy

Our enemies are our best teachers. 

Buddhist saying

#twisdom #selfKnowledge

Thinking Bodies

Man, like every living being, thinks continually without knowing it; what rises to consciousness is but the smallest part. 

Nietzsche

#twisdom #bodyMind

You Overcome

It may be necessary to encounter defeats, so you can know who you are. 

Maya Angelou

#twisdom #grit

Creative Becoming

For a conscious being, to exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.

Henri Bergson

Clench of Cliché

Conventional opinion is the ruin of our souls.

Rumi

#twisdom #freethought

No Hate

Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
MLKJ

#twisdom #peace

Whose War

War against a foreign country only happens when the moneyed classes think they are going to profit from it.

Orwell

#twisdom #peaceEcon #inequality