“The Ultimate Dream” – John GRAY

In Buddhist meditation, the adept peels away the veils of habit that shroud our senses by a practice of bare attention. Buddhists believe that by the refinement of attention we can attain insight into reality – the momentary, vanishing world that ordinary attention simplifies and makes palatable to us. In order to help us live,… Continue lendo “The Ultimate Dream” – John GRAY

“Romanian Philosopher Emil Cioran on the Courage to Disillusion Yourself” (Maria Popova)

“The man who unmasks his fictions renounces his own resources and, in a sense, himself. Consequently, he will accept other fictions which will deny him, since they will not have cropped up from his own depths.” BRAIN PICKINGS, 18 February 2019 “People who shut their eyes to reality simply invite their own destruction, and anyone… Continue lendo “Romanian Philosopher Emil Cioran on the Courage to Disillusion Yourself” (Maria Popova)

Le philosophe Clément Rosset est mort (Philomag)

28/03/2018 - Défenseur d’un réalisme radical, traquant sans relâche les illusions qui font écran au réel, Clément Rosset est mort. Il était l’un des philosophes français les plus importants, ainsi qu’un compagnon de route du journal, avec lequel il a collaboré à de nombreuses reprises. « Chaque vie va finir et l’on ne peut se soustraire à… Continue lendo Le philosophe Clément Rosset est mort (Philomag)