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for the cyreniacs
Their pleasure principle is weak and, i would imagine, ultimately ungratifying
Fundamentally ignore the anxiety that comes with being a human .i.e actually living in the real world and trying to understand things.
i realise that i am having a conversation with myself.
at high school was an epicurian. he's currently in prison for having sex with several of his pupils.
Don't they advocate abstention from physical pleasures for a life of quiet contemplation?
to be honest, he didnt care much for roles. he challenged me to a fight after school :os
A shagging, fighting teacher. In prison, huh. Interesting story...
he really was the best teacher ive ever had.
teacher to ever spark my interest in philosophy, when I was about 14. we'd have long conversations after class about the pre-socratics, and plato and other things that I'd never heard about but excited me terribly. We could listen to our headphones in class and do as much or as little as we wanted to. And as a nice up-yours to those who preached discipline, everybody would stay in class longer anyway, because they genuinely enjoyed his company. He'd also come to the pub with us and hit on anything with a pulse.
i believe he got one of the art technicians pregnant. allegedly in the kiln room, but i think that was added later.
are you sure your art teacher wasn't WB Yeats?
or will ever want, to get