Thinking’s Paradox

Never am I less alone than when I am by myself, never am I more active then when I do nothing.

Cato

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Timeless Works

Some books are undeservedly forgotten, none are undeservedly remembered.

W.H. Auden

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Self Friendship

Conscience is the anticipation of the fellow who awaits you if and when you come home.

Hannah Arendt

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Seas of Language

Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by language.

Wittgenstein

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To Work a Mind

A mind is like a parachute. It only works if it is open.
Unknown

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Gadfly

The most thought-provoking thing in our thought-provoking time is that we are still not thinking.
Heidegger

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