What does the quote below have to do with writing? That is a really good question. The author of today’s featured post uses the quote in an interesting way.
Atheist, Bertrand Russell (1872-1970) describes what is now known as a postmodern worldview:
“That man is the product of causes which had no prevision of the end they were achieving; that his origin, his growth, his hopes and fears, his loves and his beliefs are but the outcome of accidental collocations of atoms; that no fire, no heroism, no intensity of thought and feeling, can preserve an individual life beyond the grave; that all the labors of the ages, all the devotion, all the inspiration, all the noonday brightness of human genius, are destined to extinction in the vast death of the solar system, and that the whole temple of man’s achievement must inevitably be buried beneath the debris of a universe in ruins…” To read the rest of this informative article, click here.
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