I used to be scared and embarrassed around women, now that I think that there is no death instinct, here is how I read this clip:
I think it portrays dark romantics as viruses and evil people and transcendentalists as wise and heroic people.
They are not wise or heroic people. They just believe in their pure legends at all costs.
I do not believe in Schopenhauer either I think he was platonic about Kant and himself as an Idea.
I used to write code, there is nothing poetic about code.
The machine obeys your programming language and gives you the feelings of a slave master.
Smith is like believing in Descartes’ Demon, but the Demon can be multiplied.
I wonder who thinks that.