“After experien…

by sandiatwood

“After experience had taught me the hollowness and futility of everything that is ordinarily encountered in daily life, and I realised that all the things which were the source and object of my anxiety held nothing of good or evil in themselves save in so far as the mind was influenced by them, I resolved at length to enquire whether there existed a true good…” Baruch Spinoza taken from introductory paragraph: TREATISE ON THE EMENDATION OF THE INTELLECT and on the way by which it is best directed to the true knowledge of things