The only absurdity in which I find equally immense compassion and morality is Christianity - though the compassion is outlandish and the morality is blemished.
Source: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy
Contributed by: Kedar
Genius is the ability to see the self-evident where the rest of the world turns blind.
I - a philosopher - live in the cage of flesh and blood.
Philosophy, in principle, could be the best mathematics.
Pure mathematics is a system of 100% precise and 99.99...% necessary propositions, whereas applied mathematics is a system of 100% precise and 99.99...% unnecessary propositions.
Thorough optimism is the foremost sign of a cultured mind.
Nature, by its very nature, is very brutal and unequal. However, Man has somehow managed to transform the nature of its brutality and inequality.
Man is more social within than without.
Expect of Man God, and he will appear to be a beast. Expect of Man a beast, and he will appear to be God.
Ask a true scientist a very profound question on his science, and he will be silent. Ask a true religious person a very simple question on his religion, and he will be frenzied.
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