Despair dissolves illusions

Despair … is the only cure for illusion. Without despair we cannot transfer our allegiance to reality — it’s a kind of mourning period for our fantasies. Some people do not survive this despair, but no major change within a person can occur without it.

Philip Slater, Earthwalk

~ by Thanatologist on 2010-06-20.

One Response to “Despair dissolves illusions”

  1. Ich hab’ dich lieb, Thanatolgist

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