Octavio Paz – On Dostoevsky, Marx, and extremists

Posted on April 25th 2013 in Ethics, Nonfiction/Essays

The Rejection of Ideologies

La Nocturna de San Ildefonso– Octavio Paz

Posted on April 21st 2013 in Art, Ethics

“Survival… could only be a social achievement, not an individual accident.” – Eugene Weinstock, Belgian resistance fighter, 1943.

Posted on April 13th 2013 in Ethics

‎”If you do not tell the truth about yourself, you cannot tell it about other people.” – Virginia Woolf

Posted on March 19th 2013 in Ethics, Fiction

“My painting is visible images which conceal nothing. They evoke mystery and, indeed, when one sees one of my pictures, one asks oneself this simple question, ‘What does it mean?’ It does not mean anything, because mystery means nothing either, it is unknowable.”

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René Magritte

Posted on March 15th 2013 in Art, Ethics

“Progress is impossible without change; and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” – George Bernard Shaw.

Posted on March 5th 2013 in Ethics