Category Archives: hermeneutics

Language is a “dictionary of faded metaphors.”

With regard to mental relations every langauge is a dictionary of faded metaphors (Jean Paul, 1804) Language is a technology, and all technologies have limitations. Language is especially limiting as there can be no words to encapsulate the real-world experience

Language is a “dictionary of faded metaphors.”

With regard to mental relations every langauge is a dictionary of faded metaphors (Jean Paul, 1804) Language is a technology, and all technologies have limitations. Language is especially limiting as there can be no words to encapsulate the real-world experience

Every time you make a shadow, you lose a dimension.

Credit to Rabbi Ari Cartun. Ari said this when discussing how humanity (אדם) is created in the image (בצלם) of God (אלהים) (Genesis 1:27).

Every time you make a shadow, you lose a dimension.

Credit to Rabbi Ari Cartun. Ari said this when discussing how humanity (אדם) is created in the image (בצלם) of God (אלהים) (Genesis 1:27).