Man cannot survive except by gaining knowledge, and reason is his only means to gain it. Reason is the faculty that perceives, identifies and integrates the material provided by his senses. The task of his senses is to give him the evidence of existence, but the task of identifying it belongs to his reason, his senses tell him only that something is, but what it is must be learned by his mind.
If you do not learn to think today, tomorrow someone else will do and will wangle you.
THE WOMAN THAT USED TO PLAY HIDE AND SEEK, a story by David Cotos.
The world isn’t just the way it is. It is how we understand it, no? And in understanding something, we bring something to it, no?
Doesn’t that make life a story?
Many of us have allowed well-meaning parents,teachers, religious leaders and peers to tell us that there is
something fundamentally wrong with us if we don’t believe as they do. Simply put, we have forgotten how to think for ourselves.
Philosophers, Poets and Fools have similar Consciousness
Writing to corroborate what you already think is the essence of bad writing.
I’ve had enough of these streets that sweat a cold, yellow slime, of hostile people, of crying myself to sleep every night. I’ve had enough of thinking, enough of remembering.
God gave us imaginations because that’s one of the ways we can visit the future! Thoughts are transport media!
Wiseman participates, others are just observers
The paradox of indecisiveness lies in uncertainty.