History

July 16, 2019

The study of the past with one eye upon the present is the source of all sins and sophistries in history. It is the essence of what we mean by the word “unhistorical”.

Herbert Butterfield

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False but True

July 3, 2019

False but directionally true.

– Greg Gutfeld


True

June 27, 2019

There are two ways to be fooled. One is to believe what isn’t true; the other is to refuse to believe what is true.

– Soren Kierkegaard


Thought Policing

June 23, 2019

‘Every single person walking around has it in him or her to commit murder. Margaret Atwood once wrote that if we were all on trial for our thoughts, we would all be hanged.


Easy

June 23, 2019

We like easy answers.


Up

June 20, 2019

The only way out is up. Down doesn’t solve problems.

– Rick Archer


Adi Shankara

June 17, 2019

In the first verse of Vishnushatpadi, Sri Adi Shankaracharya starts with a prayer “O Lord, Please remove pride from my mind. Keep my mind under my control. Make me compassionate towards everyone. Take me across the ocean of samsara (worldly existence).” The entire prayer is apt for every human being.

– Sri Sri Bharati Tirtha Mahaswamigal