terça-feira, 10 de julho de 2012
Fichtean Surfers - Pure Acting - Reine Tathandlung (Point Break)
I shall be. Who is this I? Evidently that which is, - the Ego gives in Intuition, the Individual.
What does its Being signify? It is given as a Principle in the World of Sense. Blind Instinct is indeed annihilated, and in its place there now stands the clearly perceived Shall. But the Power that at first set this Instinct in motion remains, in order that the Shall my now set it (the Power) in motion, and become its higher determining Principle.
The Power is given as an Infinite; - hence that which in the World of Thought is absolutely One - that which I shall -
This Infinitude, which is properly a mere indefiniteness, can have place only in Intuition, but by means in my true Essential Being, which, as the Schema of God, is as simple and unchangeable as himself.
Through the actual and complete annihilation of the Instinct, that infinite determinability is itself annihilated and absorbed in a single, absolute determination.
And thus then the Will is that point in which Intelligising, and Intuition or Reality,
The infinite activity of the Power itself is not for its own sake, and as an ultimate end; but it is only for the sake of evidencing, in Intuition, the Being of the Will.
Outline of the Doctrine of Knowledge (1810) by Johann Gottlieb Fichte.