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true philosophy is immediate actual (1981)

so, any communication of it can go from and to the actuality of it, which is not symbols.
so, liberated of thinking with symbols,
philosophy is life and actuality.

true art is immediate actual. so, any communication of it can go from and to the actuality of it, which is no symbols. so, of thinking with symbols, life is life and actuality.

true life is immediate actual. so any communication of it can go from and to the actuality of it, which is not symbols. so, liberated of thinking with symbols, life is life and actuality.

true actuality is immediate actual. so, any communication of it can go from and to the actuality of it, which is not symbols. so, liberated of thinking with symbols, actuality is life and actuality.

true communication is immediate actual. so, any communication of it can go from and to the actuality of it, which is not symbols. so, liberated of thinking with symbols, communication is life and actuality.

(experience is experience)
("experience" is a symbol, so has nothing to do with true philosophy, -art, -life, -actuality, -communication. so are "philosophy", "art", "life", "actuality", "communication", and "true" as well as the whole of this text.)

frankfurt 5. dezember
bombay 13. dezember 1976.

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bibliographic references

herman de vries, 'true philosophy is immediate actual', written in 1976 and published in documents of a stream. schetsboek 1976-81 van herman de vries. volumes I & II (Het Apollohuis etc. : Eindhoven 1981) [61] and [63]. Translated in French and in German in several publications and exhibition catalogues; also in to be : texte - textarbeiten - textbilder (Stuttgart 1995) 91.

IMAGE CREDITS
Handwritten text by herman de vries.