“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

Monday, October 7, 2013

Schopenhauer Eat Your Heart Out

Schopenhauer is well into how thousands of years old seeds can still sprout--a symptom of Will, he thinks. It's a wonderful, speculative realist passage in his work. So look at this. A new example! With strange biblical resonances. Biology exceeding the bible...

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