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Flight of the White Swans

“Nature is relentless and unchangeable, and it is indifferent as to whether its hidden reasons and actions are understandable to man or not,” Galileo Galilei As I sat across the tiny round table at the coffeehouse, I looked at Phaedrus … Continue reading

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Liberty and Schmidt, the Little Grey Rabbit

“Man is condemned to be free; because once thrown into the world, he is responsible for everything he does,” Jean-Paul Sartre, Being and Nothingness (1943) Tucked in the corner of the garden lies a hole that leads to the rabbit … Continue reading

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The Irrelevance of Certainty

“Nothing’s ever for sure, John. That’s the only sure thing I do know. ” -Charles, A Beautiful Mind (2001) My relentless pursuit toward rationality came after the end of my first relationship. It was a fierce reaction toward a fierce … Continue reading

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