Monthly Archives: July 2016

Be Serious So You Can Stop Being So Serious

To philosophize is to prepare to die. Or, to truly take your life with the seriousness that philosophy demands, you can’t take your life all that seriously. (Plato at the Googleplex, page 303)

What is that about? If I’m┬áso serious-minded that I’m┬ápreparing to die, aren’t I taking life pretty darn seriously?

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