Daily Archives: May 27, 2009

Mental Health Break

Stones would play inside her head; and where she slept they made her bed. And she would ache for love—and get but stones. La-lah la-lah la-lah la la la Lone! Lordy child! A good day’s coming. And I’ll be there … Continue reading

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Four Great Quotes from John Stewart Mill

Here are four good John Stuart Mill quotes: “The amount of eccentricity in a society has generally been proportional to the amount of genius, mental vigor, and moral courage it contained. That so few now dare to be eccentric marks the … Continue reading

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Trippy Thought for the Day: Is Time an Illusion?

British physicist Julian Barbour thinks so. He has a book titled The End of Time (Oxford 2001), which I greedily wonder-devoured when it first came out. Dutch television did this 23 minute documentary segment summarizing Barbour’s views: The idea that time … Continue reading

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