Sunday, 23 December 2018

Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Sunday, 2 December 2018

What do we need?

What do we need? Storms of new hypotheses, weak odds, mighty barriers, vast distances, grand and distant rendezvous with ourselves.

Sunday, 25 November 2018


Our fateful day has arrived (even though we do not believe in fate).

Sunday, 18 November 2018


How fortunate is the human animal that his anatomy permits him to gaze up at other planets - it is his only redeeming feature!

Saturday, 25 August 2018

Pertaining to the Universe

All we can say is that the Universe will continue to get as complex as it can.

Sunday, 15 July 2018

The Limits of Greatness

...and even if one day we were to have a truly great thought we would in all likelihood fail to recognise it as such.

Sunday, 1 July 2018

Job Description

The job of the philosopher is to become unemployed.

Tuesday, 12 June 2018

Sunday, 3 June 2018


Every philosophy, like every species, will become extinct.

Sunday, 13 May 2018

Monday, 9 April 2018

The Destination

Truth is a place you never arrive at; it is always the station beyond the one you got off at.

Monday, 2 April 2018

On the Futility of Metaphysics

To give up on an impossible victory is itself a sort of victory.

Tuesday, 27 March 2018


Every animal is busy turning into something else entirely.

Sunday, 18 March 2018

The drawback of a mind

Thinking animals do not always live as well as unthinking ones - our brains sometimes get in the way of life.

Sunday, 11 March 2018

Sunday, 4 March 2018


The unessential man is greater than the essential man.

Sunday, 25 February 2018


Everything beautiful is dangerous - because it is beautiful

Saturday, 17 February 2018


When there is nowhere left to explore the explorer must be done away with.

Monday, 5 February 2018


A religion is a philosophy that thinks it has come to an end.

Sunday, 28 January 2018

Asking directions

It's impossible to ever be lost in one's own galaxy.

Wednesday, 10 January 2018


Everything changes especially that which persists.

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