We decide which is right and which is an illusion.

Archive for August 22, 2012

The Privilege Of Owning Yourself

‘The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owing yourself.’

Friedrich Nietzsche
German Philosopher, Poet,Composer


If We Want To Be Happy

‘We must select the illusion which appeals to our temperament and embrace it with passion if we want to be happy.’

Cyril Connolly
English Intellectual, Literary Critic and Writer