An eon ago, there was concern that television could have a corrupting influence on young people. As a safeguard, various regulatory bodies were brought into being. Then the Internet popped up. What the…?
We’ve endured difficulties. There’s more to come. Life is hard. That’s a fact.
The man whose ambitions have been turned inside out, whose heart is drawn to the formless, will have increasingly less to do with the world of forms.
I’ll hazard this: Most of what men say when they are in conversation with other men is a kind of hustle, a barely concealed striving for significance.
I know a man who went from fearing everything to fearing nothing. He tells me that his senses have sharpened, that he sees and hears with more acuity and that food tastes better.