Aphorisms



Compiled throughout a period of time…   The paradox of believing in God. Why believe in a sadist god? But then again we must believe in God if he is to make a difference in our reason and morality. Socialism, Marx, is inherently a romantic proposition because as Baudelaire pointed out, “Romanticism is precisely situated … Continue reading Aphorisms


Is athleticism the virtue of our time?



About 50,000 runners participated in this year’s NY city marathon, growing the number of applicants and participants from previous editions[1].  The Chicago marathon also drew record numbers with roughly 45,000 runners[2].  300,000 athletes compete in Ironman triathlons around the world every year[3], record numbers of climbers at Mount Everest, and award-winning films about athletic achievements … Continue reading Is athleticism the virtue of our time?