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Isocrates – A brief presentation

 “And so far has our city distanced the rest of mankind in thought and in speech that her pupils have become the teachers of the rest of the world; and she has brought it about that the name Hellenes [Greeks] suggests no longer a race but an intelligence, and that …

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The Illusion of Free Will

Where do thoughts come from? Are we really their authors or are we simply the receivers of predetermined instigations? These are questions that Sam Harris asks in his small and “annoying” book Free Will and I will try here to present his line of thought. Free will is an illusion …

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