Hope Is For The Helpless

So, what’s all this mean in the self-help-giving-advice-after-a-difficult-experience type buzz?

Basically, I think Hope is a sneaky fucker inside all of us, and we are rarely in situations that we need him. All Hope does is weaken your resolve to act to solve the challenge in front of us.

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Fuck Hope

“Humph. Hope, it is the quintessential human delusion, simultaneously the source of your greatest strength, and your greatest weakness.”

The Architect, The Matrix: Reloaded

Hope gets us through impossible times, when the challenge is or appears to be completely impossible to overcome. That’s why it’s so big in fairy tales, hero journeys and romance novels.

The reality is that Hope is a crutch. Continue reading “Fuck Hope”