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Freedom is What You Do With What Has Been Done to You

Sartrean advice

Photo by christopher lemercier on Unsplash Man sitting in a semi-dark room with hands over his eyes in frustration. There is an orange hue to the light of the room so it is near dusk in this scene. Blinds are closed.

The world is not always going to work in your favor. Things will not always work out your way, initially. Find meaning in the work and effort to accomplish your goals. This is Sartrean freedom. Working through obstacles to your goal is where you find freedom, according to Sartre.




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C. L. Beard

C. L. Beard

I am a writer/artist living on an island in the Salish Sea. I write mostly on nature and programming languages.

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