Fb2 Philosophy: A Passion for Wisdom ePub
by Emile J. Piscitelli
|Author:||Emile J. Piscitelli|
|Publisher:||America Star Books (July 23, 2010)|
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A Passion for Wisdom: A . .has been added to your Cart. In fact, this is by far the best short book I know of for that purpose.
BUT he misses the point: a true quest for wisdom should protect against taking pleasure in false evidence; karma .
BUT he misses the point: a true quest for wisdom should protect against taking pleasure in false evidence; karma arises when derailed by emotional attachment to falsehoods and fixation on truth is lost. In an upsurge of karmic fervour Motoyama even warns against a passion for music; attachment to joy, laughter and fun can also bring the wrath of karma – he sees unemotional reason as the saviour of man, relegating emotions to a dangerous subconscious realm. BUT emotions are necessary for interaction between world and body enabling us to set priorities to survive our lives
The book is enlivened as well by telling anecdotes and sparkling quotations.
The book is enlivened as well by telling anecdotes and sparkling quotations. We're treated to Thomas Hobbes' assessment-"Life is nasty, brutish, and short," Hegel's description of Napoleon as "world history on horseback," Schopenhauer's assertion that Art allows us a "Sabbath from the penal servitude of willing," and many other memorable and provocative observations.
by Emile J. Piscitelli. Select Format: Hardcover. ISBN13: 9781451233353. Release Date: July 2010. Publisher: America Star Books.
SOCRATES: Well, then: our playful amusement regarding discourse is complete
SOCRATES: Well, then: our playful amusement regarding discourse is complete. Now you go and tell Lysias that we came to the spring which is sacred to the Nymphs and heard words charging us to deliver a message to Lysias and anyone else who composes speeches, as well as to Homer and anyone else who has composed poetry either spoken or sung, and third, to Solon and anyone else who writes political documents that. The Failure of Commitment and the Fragmenting of Human Communities. by Professor Emile J. Rectification of Names.
Home Browse Books Book details, A Passion for Wisdom: A Very Brief History o.A Passion for Wisdom: A Very Brief History of Philosophy. By Robert C. Solomon, Kathleen M. Higgins. Here, Robert Solomon and Kathleen Higgins tell the story of philosophy's development with great clarity and refreshing wit. The authors begin with the most ancient religious beliefs of the east and west and bring us right up to the feminist and multicultural philosophies of the present.
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Similar books and articles. A Passion for Wisdom. James S. Spiegel - 1998 - Teaching Philosophy 21 (4):412-413. Passions and Constraint': The Marginalization of Passion in Liberal Political Theory. - 2004 - Prentice-Hall. Marcos Bisticas-Cocoves - 2004 - Teaching Philosophy 4 (4):375-376.
Passions in religion and philosophy have a different connotation from the popular concept of passion which is generally seen as a positive emotion
Also dovetailing with that is a book, which I believe Katherine Blanche King from Ravitch’s blog recommended, Philosophy: A Passion for Wisdom (one could substitute truth for wisdom actually) by Emile J.
Also dovetailing with that is a book, which I believe Katherine Blanche King from Ravitch’s blog recommended, Philosophy: A Passion for Wisdom (one could substitute truth for wisdom actually) by Emile J. For is not wisdom actually the ability to recognize and utilize truth as the main source of being, thinking, doing? Journals of Ed Justice. Journals of Ed Justice.