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Fulan and Baba

September 8, 2012

Fulan asks to Baba, "Mate, you always look sullen, complicated and frowning your head. Doesn't life look beautiful for you?" Baba: "Well, I would like to enjoy the life. Yet, my job is to worry the world." Fulan: "What's your occupation, mate?" Baba: "Interpreting the world, comrade." Fulan: "You seem like a philosopher: lying, perplexing, confusing, misleading but without changing the world, comrade." Baba: "Don't you realize that we, philosophers, work for the future? Establishing and reevaluating institutions, against cliché, and developing moral." Fulan: "How ...