Chauncey_Wright

Evolution is a “broken and fragmentary form of ruin.”

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Passion, pain, uncertainty and struggle, but the music stays groovy.

Kris-Kristofferson

Takin’ ev’ry wrong direction on his lonely way back home.

mann

“The will that aims toward its freedom plunges into the void.”

evans thumb

Arranging and rearranging was his witchcraft.

steiner

He puts Hermes back in charge of hermeneutics.

paul_virilio_visions

He builds churches of disaster, museums of accidents.

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Science is a humanist’s playground.

buechner

“A fool! A fool! Who’ll barter my reason for his folly?”

rorty

Rorty patiently dismantles western philosophy.

f_scott_fitzgerald

Existential fidgeting as wallpaper.

it-might-get-loud2

He doesn’t do anything just because he can.

nathanielhawthorne

He was mindful of how horrible we can make one another.

cash

The ghost in Cash’s machine was Sturm und Drang Romanticism.

Ellen Page

No disparity between what’s funny and what hurts.

Drugstore-Cowboy

His smiles, tears, and wall-punching are the best.

“I became a humorist out of rage, not kindness.”

Everything was a reagent for her compositions.

ali

All of religion is crazy — not just the crazy parts.

Schiele’s shameful bent hand, Miró’s weird blue

He took down Rick Santorum and started the It Gets Better project.

He made us wonder whether we’ll ever figure anything out.

She strolled in the no man’s land between seeing too much and innocence.

He presaged barbarity by pointing out abuses to the German language.