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InvisibleSclorch
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Nietzsche's Lion
    #568691 - 03/03/02 04:22 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

It's rather frustrating (maybe I'm just impatient)...
So many lions not enough beginners, a few dragons...
I think this is because the lion is fashionable, almost trendy.
Dragons would be cooler, though, wouldn't they? So why aren't there more dragons?
I think it has to do with a fear of commitment and ample insecurity. Besides, being a dragon would be too much responsibility. So, we get this lion... the problem is that when progress halts with the lion, we get something less that the lion. We get this sort of seesaw action between sheep and lion (we'll call them, hmmm, wolves). You'll see wolves in packs usually, that's because they like the pretentiousness of genre elitism. Fuckers. If they would only stay on track...


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: Sclorch]
    #569054 - 03/03/02 11:41 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

So, am I going to get any input on this?
Or is there something wrong with this pearl?


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: Sclorch]
    #569058 - 03/03/02 11:44 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

what the hell are you talking about in the first place


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: Sclorch]
    #569059 - 03/03/02 11:44 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

what the hell are you talking about in the first place


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: Sclorch]
    #569113 - 03/04/02 12:56 AM (15 years, 1 month ago)

What about a "lone wolf"?
A salamander?
A platypus?

By the way, what the hell are you talking about?


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: Sclorch]
    #569129 - 03/04/02 01:18 AM (15 years, 1 month ago)

it's the year of the fuckin beaver...... if you know what i mean.


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: iangato]
    #569137 - 03/04/02 01:33 AM (15 years, 1 month ago)

EVERY year is the year of the beaver.


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: ]
    #569790 - 03/04/02 07:13 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

2002...the year of the snake


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: Sclorch]
    #569816 - 03/04/02 08:09 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

The urge to self-preservation is a restriction on the fundamental instincts, in a Nietzschian universe. The forms that dictate the existance of life are incredibly wasteful and prodigal, that is their fundamental nature.

Lion? Dragon? What the hell are you talking about?


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: Sclorch]
    #569888 - 03/04/02 09:22 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

We get this sort of seesaw action between sheep and lion (we'll call them, hmmm, wolves).

Seesaw action = sex?

Cross-breeding a sheep and a lion begets a wolf?

What the hell are you talking about?


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: Sclorch]
    #569898 - 03/04/02 09:35 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

I like the "seesaw action" between the snake and the beaver.:cool: 


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: Sclorch]
    #569912 - 03/04/02 09:48 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

Give me a short description of the Lion/Dragon thing, and I might throw in something not relating to beavers :smile:

If one could choose between lion and dragon, no matter what the image is supposed to mean, dragon would beat lion any day. I have of course no idea what I really am talking about, untill you enlighten me, and please do. It sounds interesting.

I'm born a monkey (year of the monkey), which gets eaten by both lions and dragons...


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Anonymous

Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: Sclorch]
    #569967 - 03/04/02 11:15 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

Please elucidate
so I can contemplate
and try to formulate
something appropriate.

When you obfuscate
and I cannot translate
it begins to frustrate,
would you please restate?

(just like Jesse Jackson, but with real words)


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: Sclorch]
    #570031 - 03/05/02 12:25 AM (15 years, 1 month ago)

lets all just be penguins or amoebas


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: ]
    #570720 - 03/05/02 07:12 PM (15 years, 1 month ago)

hmmm.... I don't care if I'm obscure, I'm just fishing anyways.
But I'll give you this:

a child-> sheep-> lion-> dragon-> child (beginner's mind)


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: Sclorch]
    #571050 - 03/06/02 01:21 AM (15 years, 1 month ago)

Well, I haven't read Neitzche (but I have a few good quotes from him) so I was trying to
find out what the hell you're saying. I'm fishing as well, but more like this:

fisherman-> hook -> bait -> fish -> fisherman (full belly)

I'm sorry if I'm too literal but I'm not familiar with Nietzsche's symbolism. If you don't care
to enlighten me I will remain with an embryonic mind as far as Nietzsche is concerned
and bother you no longer...


Edited by Anonymous (03/06/02 02:17 AM)


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: ]
    #571088 - 03/06/02 02:11 AM (15 years, 1 month ago)

You need to work on your drawl a little and pay more attention to your hand movements, but other than that you have Jesse down pretty well..


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Re: Nietzsche's Lion [Re: Sclorch]
    #571156 - 03/06/02 03:41 AM (15 years, 1 month ago)

have you ever heard of a band called operation ivy?

I know that things are getting tougher when you cant get top off from the bottom of the barrel wide open road of my future now... its looking fucking narrow All I know is that I dont know nothing we get told to decide just like as if im not gonna change my mind all I know is that I dont know nothing whatcha gonna do with yourself boy better make up your mind whatcha gonna do with yourself boy you're running out of time this time I got it all figured out all I know is that I dont know nothing... and thats fine



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