Verba Anhelant

The words of the world want to make sentences. 

G.Bachelard

#twisdom #meaning

Art Apprehends

Everything is gestation and then birthing.

R.M. Rilke

#twisdom #patience

Face to Face

A good friend will always stab you in the front.

Oscar Wilde

#twisdom #conflict

Second-Hand World

Between consciousness & existence stand meanings, designs, communications which other men have passed on. 

C.W. Mills 

#twisdom #mediation 

Free Minds

Belief in intellectual freedom where it does not exist contributes to complacency in virtual enslavement. 

John Dewey 

#twisdom #liberty 

Hearing Community

Vision is a spectator; hearing is a participator.
John Dewey

#twisdom #listening

The Liberal Fallacy

No man and no mind was ever emancipated merely by being left alone.
John Dewey

#twisdom #empowerment

Whose Press

Freedom of the press is guaranteed only to those who own one.

A.J. Liebling

#twisdom #media

Choice Illusion

The smart way to keep people passive and obedient is to strictly limit the spectrum of acceptable opinion, but allow lively debate within it.
Noam Chomsky

#twisdom #control

Language World

The limits of my language mean the limits of my world.

Ludwig Wittgenstein

#twisdom #ideas