“When people let their chickens and dogs roam away they know to go find them, but when their heart has wandered off it is different” — 孟子
It is hard for me to distinguish between the beautiful and the strange. Both are mysterious. Both feel familiar while also feeling distant, inaccessible, far removed from what should be my life.
We all want the world to be “a better place”. So, what does this “better place” look like? What do we envision as the ideal society?
Various philosophers have outlined various visions of the ideal society. Let me mention 3 visions very…