Friday, December 09, 2011

The message of the symphonies of Beethoven

'The most tweeted event of the year was Beyoncé's pregnancy announcement at the MTV awards, which generated 8,868 tweets per second (TPS)' - from yesterday's Independent

'Man lives and evolves by 'eating' significance, as a child eats food. The deeper his sense of wonder, the wider his curiosity, the stronger his vitality becomes, and the more powerful his grip on his existence' - from Colin Wison's The Occult

'The message of the symphonies of Beethoven could be summarised: 'Man is not small; he is just bloody lazy'' - also from Colin Wison's The Occult .
No Beyoncé, but more wonder, vitality and Beethoven here.

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1 comment:

Andrew said...

Wow! Someone's feeling elliptical today.