Wandering Thought # 24

Every good dietitian knows that the task of nourishment is not merely to sustain and conserve the body, but, rather, to make it grow healthier and stronger, suppler and, at the same time, harder, more capable of enduring, of conquering—and so it is with philosophers, those dietitians of knowledge, they whose task is to put flame and hammer to the spirit, to understand it as a stomach and as such nourish it, deepening the soul through joy and injury and giving it back to the world a thousand times richer.

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One thought on “Wandering Thought # 24

  1. printed it out, so your words remains visible.. and can encourage me when needed – to see spirit (and sometimes soul as well) as a “stomach” is helpful,. so thank you for creating&posting ✨💙

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