“Was not their mistake once more bred of the life of slavery that they had been living?—a life which was always looking upon everything, except mankind, animate and inanimate—‘nature,’ as people used to call it—as one thing, and mankind as another, it was natural to people thinking in this way, that they should try to make ‘nature’ their slave, since they thought ‘nature’ was something outside them” — William Morris

Sunday, July 31, 2011

I go further in

...so this rather predictable BBC hit job on Heidegger casts aspersions on his chopping wood in the forest etc. I've done that it's called going on retreat...you confront what Trungpa Rinpoche calls basic anxiety, after a few hours of "isn't this lovely..."

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