There are no eternal facts as there are no absolute truths

edited by Marmalade and O Society June 12, 2019 "A lack of the historical sense is the traditional defect in all philosophers.” Human, All Too Human: A Book for Free Spirits by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche The Traditional Error of Philosophers.—All philosophers make the common mistake of taking contemporary man as their starting point and of … Continue reading There are no eternal facts as there are no absolute truths

What Nietzsche Learnt from Diogenes

How Friedrich Nietzsche used ideas from the Ancient Cynics to explore the death of God and the nature of morality by Helen Small  Aeon Feb 28, 2019 Ancient Cynicism was an eccentric model for practising a philosophical life. Diogenes of Sinope (c404-323 BCE) and his followers claimed independence from conventional material desires and the normal turmoil of … Continue reading What Nietzsche Learnt from Diogenes