Friday

Everything is us.

Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact.
Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Still, at times, we manage to differentiate opinion from fact and truth from perspective.

Facebook oddities

Whenever one posts on their Facebook wall, they have time to think twice, or to think it through. Even better, one can retract very quickly some stupid thing they've just said. This turns one into an ideal being: in case you wandered what’s the ideal you, take a look at your Facebook profile.  Question is: which one is the real you: the one out there or the one behind the keyboard? 

Is freedom a concept that stands by itself or is it bound to our minds' limitations?

As a definition, freedom, or free will is the putative ability of agents to make choices free from certain kinds of constraints. Whether we may see it as a standalone concept or actually a quality one can obtain via some sacrifice, freedom will remain an Eldorado of most of us, thinkers. Most of us only consider how to attain this ideal, but I believe what really matters is: where do we go from here?