The agreeable eye

an eudæmonistarchives

More specifically concerning: light

footprints

25 February 2006, around 3.01.

A view (19)

4 November 2007, around 18.07.

olfactory, rather than visual.

Montaigne 1.33

28 August 2015, around 20.15.

I had never seen it either enjoined or practised, until that passage of Seneca fell into my hands, where, counselling Lucilius, a powerful personage and of great authority with the Emperor, to give up his life of pleasure and ostentation, and retire from worldly ambitions to a life of solitude and philosophic repose, to which […]

A view (53)

15 November 2021, around 17.10.

æquanimities

19 November 2021, around 14.30.

τὸ δὲ σκότος ἐκλείποντος τοῦ φωτὸς γίνεται. For darkness follows when light fails. —ps-Aristotle, De Coloribus (791a; trans. W.S. Hett) The sense of withdrawing into oneself, running to ground. A step away from easy definitions, the lineæ abscissæ of demographic plots, towards abscission – even so it shall be cut off, as someone said, and […]

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