6 May 2012

Transcript: David Foster Wallace's commencement address, 2005, Kenyon College - http://goo.gl/pGuxu
"This, I submit, is the freedom of a real education, of learning how to be well-adjusted. You get to consciously decide what has meaning and what doesn't. You get to decide what to worship. Because here's something else that's weird but true: in the day-to-day trenches of adult life, there is actually no such thing as atheism. There is no such thing as not worshipping. Everybody worships." 
(4000 words)

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