The stablest thing we can speak of is not free from conditions. Even the solid earth mountains Appear and disappear like the clouds. The fixed and unchanged Atom of Democritus Is now said to possess some traits of non-being, To embody a temporary equilibrium In the economy of nature’s compromises. A thing may endure secula [...]

Art vs. Philosophy?

Do Art and Philosophy ever meet? Does Art seek only beauty, while Philosophy seeks only ideas? Here is one answer: “The odd notion that an artist does not think and a scientific inquirer does nothing else is the result of converting a difference of tempo and emphasis into a difference in kind. Thinkers have their [...]