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Flickers of Freedom

Carl Jung advances an Absolute teleology; the singular purpose-driven activity of humanity is to, "kindle the light of meaning". This is an interesting quote that really makes you think.

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Flickers of Freedom

As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.

- Carl Jung (1875-1961)

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Flickers of Freedom

Carl Jung advances an Absolute teleology; the singular purpose-driven activity of humanity is to, "kindle the light of meaning". This is an interesting quote that really makes you think. My aversion to this Jungian claim of cultural singularity quickens upon further contemplation and realization that he might be right.  


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