Category Archives: Aphorisms

“The labor that matter resists puts to profit the resistance of materials”

-Emmanuel Levinas Any object that is valuable, is valuable precisely because it is difficult to get or create. We should remember that if cancer is cured tomorrow, how many millions in Medicine will lose their jobs.

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One thing that differentiates humans from animals is that animals have an intense will for survival.

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In life, as important as what you are doing, is what you are not.

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Behind all logic, there is a prejudice.

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Maturity begins when you realize honest people lie.

The Moor is of a free and open nature That thinks men honest that but seem to be so, And will as tenderly be led by th’ nose As asses are. ¬†(Othello 1.3.442-445)

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Our Goal in Life is to Live

To live for some means just to survive–through war, through debt, or through disease. For some to live means to be rich, to be powerful, or to get into history books. For some, to live requires love, art, or god. … Continue reading

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