I agree with a large amount of what you say in essence, but the way you say it makes me want to stick knives into my ears. This is why I argue with you. I would have thought you'd be aware of it by now.
I cannot fathom how people can live their lives day to day without any sort of direction or thing to work towards to, because what's the point of living if you have nothing big to look forward to?
If you live life in a fish bowl with no ambition, everything looks big when pressed up against the glass.
'Consciousness is not simply a sensory-perceptual affair, a matter of mental imagery, as the contents of our mind would have us believe. It is deeply enmeshed with the brain mechanisms that automatically promote action readiness' - Jaak Panksepp
I watched a documentary about the discovery of a possible Da Vinci drawing on NOVA this afternoon. There is a dispute because this drawing was on a medium (some sort of animal skin) that DaVinci never used and there is no mention of it in his notes. Sold for a measly $21,000, it's estimated to be worth $100 million. Does this look like a Da Vinci?
Obama's teleprompter had its own secret service detail and motorcade. I think that was a waste of taxpayer dollars.
Hmm... seeing a full moon across a navy blue sky as the night slowly begins to transition into dawn. The clouds rolling by sometimes hide the moon, but they cannot hide the silver light that shines through. Last night's rain has settled down on the trees above, and sparkle like dew on the grass below. Everything looks and feels so calm, leading up to dawn - I don't want to leave until I see this transition in its entirety.
Only she who attempts the absurd can achieve the impossible... and then some.
At the time they cut me free. I was brimming with defiance. Doctors looking down on me. Breaking every law of science.
How'd I ever end up here? A latent strain of color blindness. Then it seemed to dawn on me. Haemoglobin is the key