Heather Brown Stones

May 16, 2024

quote_imageMy religion has taught me to laugh at death.

—Jaswant Singh Neki (from Pearls of Wisdom)

May 15, 2024

quote_image[M]ost modern instantiations of postmodernism have jumped the shark.

—Heather Heying and Bret Weinstein (from A Hunter-Gatherer’s Guide to the 21st Century)

May 14, 2024

quote_imageHe is a thinker; that means, he knows how to make things simpler than they are.

—Friedrich Nietzsche (from The Gay Science)

May 13, 2024

quote_imageWhat we call Void is only Mind.

—Lu Chi (from Wen Fu)

May 12, 2024

quote_imageWe are happiest under the influence of innocent delusions.

—Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (from The Sorrows of Young Werther)

May 11, 2024

quote_imageI'm thinking of running from office. 🏴‍☠️

—Bret Weinstein (posted on X May 11, 2024)

May 10, 2024

quote_imageThe gods only laugh when men pray to them for wealth.

—Japanese proverb

May 9, 2024

quote_imageHunger is the best seasoning.

—Ken Follet (from The Pillars of the Earth)

May 8, 2024

quote_imageOnce there was a man—
Oh, so wise!
In all drink
He detected the bitter,
And in all touch
He found the sting.
At last he cried thus:
"There is nothing,—
"No life,
"No joy,
"No pain,—
"There is nothing save opinion,
"And opinion be damned."

—Stephen Crane (from The Black Riders and Other Lines)

May 7, 2024

quote_imageAccording to my reading of Hegel, language is our servant, submissive to the master of reason.

—Alena Graedon (from The Word Exchange)

May 6, 2024

quote_image[T]here is no force outside this world which gives justice to the weak. There is nothing but man, and his standards of justice are not consistent. One year you are right to do a certain thing, then the next year it has become a crime. There are no standards, only expediences.

—Evelyn Anthony (from The Tamarind Seed)

May 5, 2024

quote_image[A] dim premonition of otherness lurked at the far borders of comprehension.

—Lin Carter (from The Man Who Loved Mars)

May 4, 2024

quote_image[O]ur thought, in its purely logical form, is incapable of presenting the true nature of life.

—Henri Bergson (from Creative Evolution)

May 3, 2024

quote_image[T]he cold of nothingness began creeping through me.

—Doris Piserchia (from Earthchild)

May 2, 2024

quote_imageWe live together, we act on, and react to, one another; but always and in all circumstances we are by ourselves.

—Aldous Huxley (from The Doors of Perception)

May 1, 2024

quote_imageA smooth sea never made a skilled mariner.

—English Proverb

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