Blick ins Chaos

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  “Nichts ist aussen, nichts ist innen, denn was aussen ist, ist innen.” The Brothers Karamazov – The Downfall of Europe (1920) by Hermann Hesse, translated by Stephen Hudson. It appears to me that what I call the Downfall of Europe is foretold and explained with extreme clearness in Dostoevsky’s works and in the most…
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The Prophecy – Upon education

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  Some excerpts from “The Prophet” by Khalil Gibran. And a woman who held a babe against her bosom said, “Speak to us of Children.” And he said: Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself. They come through you but not from you, And though…
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