Second-Hand World

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

C.W. Mills 

#twisdom #mediation 


Communal Residual

We forfeit three-fourths of ourselves in order to be like other people.

Arthur Schopenhauer

#twisdom #conformity

Tending Love

Your task is not to seek for love,but to find the barriers within yourself you built against it.


#twisdom #love

Self Art

Woe to the thinker who is not the gardener but only the soil of the plants that grow up in him!


#twisdom #autoMediation

No Hate

Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.

#twisdom #peace

Unequal Crime

Behind every great fortune there is a crime.

Honore de Balzac

#twisdom #inequality

Silent Violence 

In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.


#twisdom #responsibility

In Action

Those who do not move do not notice their chains.

Rosa Luxemburg

#twisdom #freedom

Swine & Science

So far the pearls of science have been cast before swine, who have given us in return millionaires and slums, armaments and the desolation of war.


#twisdom #inequality

Free Minds

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

John Dewey 

#twisdom #liberty