Aphorism
An aphorism (from Greek ἀφορισμός aphorismos, "delimitation") is a terse saying, expressing a general truth, principle, or astute observation, and spoken or written in a laconic and memorable form. Ap...
Nietzsche In Twelve Minutes
I do not own any of these images. This 12-minute video is intended as an introduction to the philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche. It is not intended as a comprehensive or definitive account of his thoug...
The Angry Affluent Liberal - American Greatness
Sarah Jeong’s nasty tweets raise a personal question, not a political one: why is she so bitter when she has enjoyed so much success? Her animus against white people sounds like a teen version of 196...
Nassim Taleb Talks Antifragile, Libertarianism, and Capitalism's Genius for Failure
Nassim Nicholas Taleb is a former trader and hedge fund manager, a best-selling author, and a groundbreaking theorist on risk and resilience. Taleb drew wide...
How Nietzsche Inspired Dalí
“Even in the matter of moustaches I was going to surpass Nietzsche! Mine would not be depressing, catastrophic, burdened by Wagnerian music and mist. No! It would be line-thin, imperialistic, ultra-ra...
Brian Eno
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Christina, Queen of Sweden
Christina (1626-1689), remembered as one of the most educated women of the 1600’s was Queen regnant of Sweden from 1632 to 1654, with the titles of Queen of the Swedes, Goths (or Geats) and Wends (Su...
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Michel de Montaigne
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne (/mɒnˈteɪn/; [miʃɛl ekɛm də mɔ̃tɛɲ]; 28 February 1533 – 13 September 1592) was one of the most significant philosophers of the French Renaissance, known for popularizin...
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Clare Boothe Luce
Clare Boothe Luce (March 10, 1903 – October 9, 1987) was the first American woman appointed to a major ambassadorial post abroad. A versatile author, she is best known for her 1936 hit play The ...
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Hester Dowden
Hester Dowden (1868–1949), or Hester Travers Smith, was an Irish spiritualist medium who is most notable for having claimed to contact the spirits of Oscar Wilde, William Shakespeare and other writers...
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Friedrich Nietzsche's views on women
Friedrich Nietzsche's views on women have attracted controversy, beginning during his life and continuing to the present.
Ida von Miaskowski remarked in her memoir, published 7 years after his dea...
Andrzej Majewski
Andrzej Majewski, (born in November 12, 1966 in Wrocław), is a Polish aphorist, writer, columnist and photographer. He graduated from The Economics Academy of Wrocław. He is the author of "Aphorisms a...
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
Baroness Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach (Czech: Marie von Ebner-Eschenbachová, German: Marie Freifrau von Ebner-Eschenbach; September 13, 1830 – March 12, 1916) was an Austrian writer. Noted for h...
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Nietzsche-Haus, Naumburg
The Nietzsche-Haus in Naumburg, Germany, is a building dedicated to the life and work of the German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche.In the summer of 1858 Nietzsche's mother, Franziska Nietzsche, moved...
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Jaka's Story (comics)
Jaka's Story is the fourth major storyline in Canadian cartoonist Dave Sim's Cerebus comics series.There is danger in the air, as the fascist matriarchal Cirinists have conquered the city of Iest. Ce...
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Cilibi Moise
Cilibi Moise or Cilibi Moisi (born Froim Moise; 1812 – January 31, 1870) was a Moldovan-born Wallachian and Romanian peddler, humorist, aphorist, and raconteur. He is best known for the aphorisms and ...
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G. K. Chesterton
Gilbert Keith Chesterton, KC*SG (29 May 1874 – 14 June 1936) better known as G. K. Chesterton, was an English writer, lay theologian, poet, philosopher, dramatist, journalist, orator, literary an...
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Ludwig Hohl
Ludwig Hohl (9 April 1904 – 3 November 1980) was a Swiss author writing in the German language. Outside of literary mainstream, he spent most of his life in extreme poverty. He is still not known by t...
Andrés Ortiz-Osés
Andrés Ortiz-Osés (born 1943, Tardienta) is a Spanish philosopher. He studied theology in Comillas and Rome and then moved to The Institute of Philosophy in Innsbruck where he earned a Ph.D in hermene...
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Nicolás Gómez Dávila
Nicolás Gómez Dávila (18 May 1913 – 17 May 1994) was a Colombian writer and thinker who is considered one of the most intransigent political theoreticians of the twentieth century.Gómez Dávila's fame ...
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Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce (June 24, 1842 – circa 1914) was an American editorialist, journalist, short story writer, fabulist, and satirist. He wrote the short story "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Br...
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Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues
Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues ([vovnaʁɡ]; 6 August 1715 – 28 May 1747) was a minor French writer, a moralist. He died at age 31, in broken health, having published the year prior—ano...
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North American Nietzsche Society
The North American Nietzsche Society (NANS) is a philosophical society founded in 1979 whose purpose is to promote the study of the philosophy of Friedrich Nietzsche in North America.
Urmuz
Urmuz ([urˈmuz], pen name of Demetru Dem. Demetrescu-Buzău, also known as Hurmuz or Ciriviș, born Dimitrie Dim. Ionescu-Buzeu; March 17, 1883 – November 23, 1923) was a Romanian writer, lawyer and civ...
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Emil Cioran
Emil Michel Cioran ([eˈmil t͡ʃoˈran]; 8 April 1911 – 20 June 1995) was a Romanian philosopher and essayist, who published works in both Romanian and French. Cioran was born in Rășinari, Sibiu County, ...
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Alexandre Mercereau
Alexandre Mercereau, Paris, 22 October 1884 – 1945, was a French symbolist poet and critic associated with Unanimism and the Abbaye de Créteil. His work inspired the revolutionary artistic movement of...
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Păstorel Teodoreanu
Păstorel Teodoreanu, or just Păstorel (born Alexandru Osvald (Al. O.) Teodoreanu; July 30, 1894 – March 17, 1964), was a Romanian humorist, poet and gastronome, the brother of novelist Ionel Teodorean...
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The Chesterton Review
The Chesterton Review is the peer-reviewed academic journal of the G.K. Chesterton Institute for Faith & Culture (Seton Hall University). It was established in 1974 to promote an interest in all a...
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