Symbolism Of Evil
7 aug 15
Did you solve the problem of evil yourself? All should. Besides this, there can be some help from other peoples insights, yes? Though, many of such "guidiences" can turn out instead as blockages, dead end streets or worse, illnesses. This is not such a work.
Paul Ricoeur does his job as a theologian very well. This is a religious effort. So, deserves the praise and attention. Readable. Also suggested.
The Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen
Rudolph Erich Raspe
6 aug 15
When I was a child, I read a translation of this aristocratic humor. You will laugh hard while reading these stories.
Thus Spake Zarathustra
5 aug 15
Needed to be read when young. Really young. When your children become able to merely understand the words, motivate them to read this book.
How about the content?
It is a declaration, of the state of author. How he wants to be, or, how he sees the best possible character in over-humans, since he had lost his hope and belief from mere humanity.
"Is this philosophy,
"Isn't he wrong in
Who cares. Just read it.
You can answer such questions afterwards yourself.
O thou, my Will! Thou change of every need, MY needfulness! Preserve me from all small victories!
Thou fatedness of my soul, which I call fate! Thou In-me! Over-me! Preserve and spare me for one great fate!
Just like this book, there are others in that direction, makes the person recognize and revere desires of a higher scale. But do not read them. Read this. Also do not read interpretations of texts and books first. Read the texts themself.