domingo, 26 de outubro de 2014

Moraly speaking

“Am I a good person? Deep down, do I even really want to be a good person, or do I only want to seem like a good person so that people (including myself) will approve of me? Is there a difference? How do I ever actually know whether I'm bullshitting myself, morally speaking?” 

In David Foster Wallace, Consider the Lobster and Other Essays

1 comentário:

  1. "Under any tenable definition of bad, I was bad." afirma ele em Infinite Jest.
    Mas a palavra chave aqui é "definition". Qual a definição de "good person" (que não é, como se sabe, necessariamente a oposta de "bad person")?