Ordinary language is all right.
One could divide humanity into two classes:
those who master a metaphor, and those who hold by a formula.
Those with a bent for both are too few, they do not comprise a class.
'Darkthrone is for all the evil in man.'
'An experience is as much distinguished from other experiences—in which other things are experienced—as it is from the rest of life in which "nothing" is experienced.'
An eloquent image: a closet, half-empty.
Risky arguments, Gadamer, cherries in a bag.
The store down the street went out of business.
It was replaced by a coffin store.
I'm not sure if it's supposed to be a joke.
I think it might be a joke.
But they have a lot of coffins for it to be a joke.
—Someone has already marked up my Montaigne! —Oh… I have!
Distinct modes: singing to an audience about your life, singing to yourself about your life (before an audience, a microphone).
Turned inward even when not alone.
Even when wishing to be overheard?