Take music, for instance. Less than anything else, it is connected to reality, or if connected at all, it’s done mechanically, not by way of ideas, just by a sheer sound, devoid of… any associations. And yet, music, as if by some miracle, gets through to our heart. What is it that resonates in us in response to noise brought to harmony, making it the source of the greatest delight which stuns us and brings us together?
And mankind exists in order to create works of art.
Unlike all other human activities, this one is unselfish.
One more experiment. Experiments, facts,truth of the highest instance.
There’s no such thing as facts. Especially here.All this is someone’s idiotic invention.
Don’t you feel it? But you, of course, must find out whose invention it is.
And why. What good can your knowledge do?