a new insanity

Toward a New Insanity

In our modern era, whenever the subject of ‘insanity’ comes up, the most oft-heard refrain is this:

Now, this is a fantastic quote fully deserving of its ubiquity, and I am not attempting to knock it in any way . . . but I do believe we have a greater, more relevant definition of what insanity is in 2018.

So I hereby suggest retiring that plumb bit o’ wisdom — with enormous affection and respect — to be replaced with this:

The new definition of insanity should be employing an infinite model in a finite world.

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Apocalypse by Pierre Massine

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(Pic credits: top insanity photo by Gabriel Matula & bottom green apocalypse art by Pierre Massine)