One of wisdom’s most essential traits is an alignment between purpose and actions.
We should consumption and commerce aside and care for one another instead.
(Note: This post is viewable as a page elsewhere on this site. If you haven’t read it yet, my introductory post on this Star Trek: The Original Series rewatch is a good place to start. Previous essays on specific episodes can be found here.) Original Air Date: March 2, 1967 Crew Death Count: 0 Bellybuttons:…
When we make war on others, we are, ultimately, making war on our own kind.
Khan is not so much a visionary as he is an opportunist
Blind faith is dangerous for those who fall prey to it and the entire society they will subsequently corrupt.
Evil never gets tired. The burden is on the rest of us to guard against these forces and confront them whenever they rise up.
Would a craftsman or artist or deep thinker from past centuries see anything useful in Facebook, human-less tech support, or the latest craptastic Netflix series?
This triangle is an interesting twist on colonialism and the Cold War power structure...
No matter how noble our intentions, we must prove ourselves again and again.