The Personal Musings Of Oliver White

The word god is for me nothing more than the expression and product of human weaknesses, the Bible a collection of honourable, but still primitive legends which are nevertheless pretty childish. No interpretation no matter how subtle can (for me) change this. Albert Einstein

It is not hardness of heart or evil passions that drive certain individuals to atheism, but rather a scrupulous intellectual honesty. Steve Allen

The part of the world I live, grapes aren’t always available, they aren’t always in-season. However, the trick I’ve learned is to buy grape juice preserved in alcohol. Now that’s always available. Oliver White

Consuming pornography does not lead to more sex, it leads to more porn. Much like eating McDonalds every day will accustom you to food that (although enjoyable) is essentially not food, pornography conditions the consumer to being satisfied with an impression of extreme sex rather than the real. Virginie Despentes

JWST 001

From the BBC article: What you see is a cluster of galaxies in the Southern Hemisphere constellation of Volans known by the ungainly name of SMACS 0723. The cluster itself isn’t actually that far away – “only” about 4.6 billion light-years in the distance. But…

So JWST, What Can You Do?

We live in a time where intelligent people are being silenced so that stupid people won’t be offended. Unknown

What spirit is so empty and blind, that it cannot recognize the fact that the foot is more noble than the shoe, and skin more beautiful than the garment with which it is clothed? Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni