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[Blog Cinema] Jean Epstein’s “Finis Terrae” – To navigate one’s emotions

Years ago when I was in high school I watched Epstein’s Le Tempestaire and it left a lasting impression on me. Around about the same time (or maybe a bit later), I found out about Finis Terrae, but I kept postponing watching it for years. A couple weeks ago this movie came back in my… Read More [Blog Cinema] Jean Epstein’s “Finis Terrae” – To navigate one’s emotions

Articles in English, Blog

I’ve never been interested in being a do-gooder

Setting out to “save” the world or other people without having a certain level of self-mastery is a crime. For one thing, it’s unfair to prioritize another’s evolution over your own. Secondly, “saving” others requires a great deal of lucidity, discernment and self-knowledge. Until then, “saving” someone else can do much harm, even when one… Read More I’ve never been interested in being a do-gooder