I am joining the gym, finally.
I am going to get fitter and stare at fitter bodies. So much emotionally safer than touching beautiful bodies, though that was rather enjoyable. Perfect and thank you to the provider of such a generous gift.
Gut instinct on all matters has always served me well. Gut instinct often flies in the face of external events and factors and sometimes it is hard to hang on to without any external influence
Spinoza differed sharply from the Stoics in one important respect: he utterly rejected their contention that reason could defeat emotion.