Normally, we do not so much look at things as overlook them.
Since opposed principles, or ideologies, are irreconcilable, wars fought over principle will be wars of mutual annihilation. But wars fought for simple greed will be far less destructive, because the aggressor will be careful not...
People become concerned with being more humble than other people.
To travel is to be alive, but to get somewhere is to be dead.
In looking out upon the world, we forget that the world is looking at itself.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
Like too much alcohol,self-consciousness makes us see ourselves double, and we make the double image for two selves – mental and material, controlling and controlled, reflective and spontaneous. Thus instead of suffering we suffer about...