To affirm comes from the latin affirmare: figuratively “confirm” How did I not know this?
A footnote .. revealing my true colours. “ I must abandon the idea that these characteristics can be considered preferred or unpreferred (good or bad?) [What can I even say anymore].” sigh.
You know, to learn how to live - this is always narcissistic. You want to live...– Jacques Derrida - from “I am at war with myself.” in: Le Monde. Interview. (via slothnorentropy)
It’s always horribly dangerous and wildly funny, certainly grave and a bit...– Derrida describes what we experience when reading Heidegger (via undomniel) lolol.
it’s that time again — I’ve been...
How empty is life and without meaning. - We bury a man, we follow him to the...– Søren Kierkegaard, Either/Or “Diapsalmata” (via outofthedarkness)
Alas! you are indeed a strange being. Child one moment, old man the next, at one...– Søren Kierkegaard, Either/Or “The Aesthetic Validity of Marriage” (via outofthedarkness)
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The stone that was rolled before Christ’s tomb might appropriately be called the...– Søren Kierkegaard (via big-endian)
I have been and still am a seeker, but I have ceased to question stars and...– Hermann Hesse, Demian (via creatingaquietmind)