Sunday, 11 December 2016

Children are Wiser

I would say children are under less mind control than adults and certainly not as conventionalised meaning their sensibilities are generally closer to the truth than those of so-called grown ups. 

German philosopher Karl Jaspers thought it a good idea in his Introduction to Philosophy, whose English title is Way to Wisdom, to write a collection of the ideas children express and examine them for their philosophical sophistication. 

As far as I can make out, being an adult these days only really entails being legally allowed to watch pornographic material, smoke, drink alcohol, have sex, make money and produce more children. 

Thoughts on Aphrodite

To be sure Aphrodite, whom the Romans called Venus, is a force to be reckoned with but in my opinion she is a deceptive bitch who causes much personal and interpersonal havoc between the sexes. 

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