This quote highlights the nonsensicality of any claims of a so-called ‘post-modernity’ because modernity was aware of its state, and was not as dogmatic or as presumptuous to cling to the condition of modernity as being status quo. Rather, modernism … Weiterlesen
Although, at first glance, feelings seem to be bound up with direct experience at a given moment, they can transform into activities that linger on like an after-image.
Many people often use this stupid statement to gain time for an answer. Typical scenarios are tests, interviews, also discussions. But in such cases, a short pause would always be better than the, albeit born out of helplessness, de facto … Weiterlesen
Secrets kindle our curiosity and ensure that we never stop thinking.
The composer John Cage discovered many new dimensions in sounds, thus permanently questioning any obsession with perceptual certainty. The same, however, applies to all other areas, to feelings, insights, … Weiterlesen
Seeds and cores can be found in plums, apples, lemons and oranges, cherries and other fruits. They are already fertilized, and in the kitchen they are usually thrown away or turned into oil (for example, the famous pumpkin seed oil), … Weiterlesen
comes from Latin and combined education and castigation in a way still typical for such times. This was literally adopted, in particular in the military or in sports.
However, it is completely inappropriate and rather depressing that of all things … Weiterlesen