Do good things come to those who wait?Or do they waste their daysAnd months and years in wishingFor the slightest of displays That what they hope for might come true?It’s hard to make a rule —That one could then encapsulateTo teach at home or school. But this — this one idea I haveAnd you helped … Continue reading "This One Idea"
That David Hume, he wrote a book, So I thought I would take a look: Then all my time it did consume - He wrote a book, that David Hume To write his tome, he had no cause, For skeptical of cause he was: No he, no self, was there at home, He had no … Continue reading "David Hume"
Imagine the greatest thing there is To be great, it should “be” If it’s not there, it’s not so great And that’s ontology If anything at all is here There’s “greatest”, sure enough So Anselm’s right and Kant is wrong With his Critiques of Stuff Descartes believed it, Hegel too Spinoza thought it clear The … Continue reading "Inappropriate Poetic Subjects #4 – The Ontological Argument"
We spend our days in scurrying We’ve people still to meet, and much to prove: And yet, for all our worrying, To get where we all go, we needn’t move
in no other walk of life do people take the average, mediocre things that others do and call them ‘best practices’ there is little emotional difference between what feels urgent and what actually is important there is a big difference in reality, though: the first class of things drives us crazy, and the second class … Continue reading "meditations on (or around) business"
Zeno of Elea.
Putting philosophy to use.
Dear Crito, now, suggests that I should go....
Instead of seeking happiness, We should all seek to flourish...