The week, once again, went by swiftly. I managed to get a lot done, with respect to work, but still didn’t manage to get everything I wanted to get done. Time marches on and now there’s just not enough time to even complain about it.
Watched an interesting video on the philosopher and all-around rennaisance man, Blaise Pascal. It is was about how his pessimism about life on earth could actually be life affirming.
Here, watch the video:
See? It’s as though knowing life will suck no matter what frees you up to just experience what’s in front of you, rather than endure the disappoint brought about through buying into prepackaged notions of success and happiness.