Optimistic Nihilism – ‘In A Nutshell’ Throws Down Some Serious Perspective

Is life meaningless?

Inherently, yes. Subjectively, no.

As we hurl ourselves into the future, we seem to make more questions for ourselves than we answer. In the finite time we have, it would be impossible to aggregate and assess all the universe’s information to allow for a deduction of why we exist. So what do we do? Find comfort in faith? Hedonism? Altruistic compassion for others?

‘In A Nutshell’ offers a poignant perspective on what it dubs Optimistic Nihilism. I thought you might enjoy it:

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