As we really don't seem to have many Sith themed discussions, I thought I'd open up the obvious one, among others, as the new Project Manager. *winks*Darth InsipidDictionary Definition
1 : lacking taste or savor : tasteless <insipid food>
2 : lacking in qualities that interest, stimulate, or challenge : dull, flat <insipid prose>
synonyms: insipid, vapid, flat, jejune, banal, inane
Insipid is a description not only of the Sith Lord's opinions of others, but also his opinion of himself. Striving to find himself challenging or stimulating, he fights against apathy towards existence, his apathy fueling his anger and unparalleled ambition to make sure he knows everything to maintain his power.
The film line that saw me consider the word as my Sith name was in the Matrix Revolution
, said by Agent Smith, upon clubbing Neo about for the hundredth time...Agent Smith:
Why, Mr. Anderson? Why do you do it? Why get up? Why keep fighting? Do you believe you're fighting for
something? For more
that your survival? Can you tell me what it is? Do you even know? Is it freedom? Or truth? Perhaps peace? Yes? No? Could it be for love? Illusions, Mr. Anderson. Vagaries of perception. The temporary constructs of a feeble human intellect trying desperately to justify an existence that is without meaning or purpose. And all of them as artificial as the Matrix itself, although - only a human mind could invent something as insipid
as love. You must be able to see it, Mr. Anderson. You must know it by now. You can't win. It's pointless to keep fighting. Why, Mr. Anderson? Why
? Why do you persist?Neo:
Because I choose to.