Category Archives: General Philosophies

Just post any ideas and/or thoughts you find interesting or relevant.

Salvation Or Satori

Sesshu Toyo “One of the errors which most surely hinder man’s intemporal realization is that of seeing in this realization a compulsive character.  In many “spiritual” systems, religious or otherwise, man has the “duty” of achieving his “salvation”; he denies … Continue reading

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Marx On Dialectics

I really like this, taken from Marx’s Capital. “My dialectic method is not only different from the Hegelian, but is its direct opposite. To Hegel, the life-process of the human brain, i.e. the process of thinking, which, under the name … Continue reading

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The Metaphysical Dilema

In Necessary and Contingent Truths, I asked whether you the reader thinks the metaphysical necessarily exists/functions based on the presence of the extant/physical. One way to view the Metaphysical are the laws/properties governing existence, another is God, or truth, or … Continue reading

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“God only knows”

This post is in response to Necessary and Contingent Truths. This is an expression that I use quite often even though I consider myself an atheist. But I think that it directly relates to the question posed by deadondres. “What’s … Continue reading

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Necessary and Contingent Truths

This comes from Gottfried Wilhelm Von Liebniz’s essay elaborating some notions put forth in his famous First Truths: “Thus contingent truths are related to necessary as surd roots, i.e., the roots on incommensurable numbers, to the expressible roots of commensurable … Continue reading

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Wash Out Your Mouth!

Below I copied a quote in response to the final question in Optimistic Musings: – If you couldn’t use the word God, what word would you use? Christian piety makes a strange image of the object of devotion, “Jesus Christ, … Continue reading

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More Hatred

Now this is an infuriating article. Atheists: No God, no reason, just whining. This woman is blind to how her generalizations and accusations amount to pure hypocrisy in the brief span of an article. She thinks that being a complete dick … Continue reading

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Giant Floating Daddy Figure

I don’t wanna seem too much like a stiff! I’m not like – What?!!! You don’t believe in the power of our Lord and savior Jesus Christ??!  And his utterly implausible miracles either?!!! Hell!!! This next quote is in honor … Continue reading

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Process

I haven’t posted anything in awhile and have a lot to say, but I want to be concise. “The meaning of life is to live… All I know is that it gives me comfort,” is line from a previous post … Continue reading

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Tying up Loose Ends

This post is a response to “Loose Ends” I originally wrote a several page response to your last post, where I went through your points one by one and developed either an agreement or a counter argument. Then, I realized … Continue reading

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