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Both also, in their ways, concerned themselves with founding a philosophy grounded in the art of living, turned to Ancient Greece for their aesthetic ideal, and considered contemporary France the heir to its sensual sophistication. In Nietzsche we have the philosopher as performance artist, communicating in jokes, riddles, parables, poems, songs or aphorisms.

Beyond style, there were personal struggles, and personas fraying. Above all, Nietzsche and Wilde were great lovers of life, anachronistic Greeks in their adoration of the sun as life-force and their heady vitalist philosophies sensually imbued with a this-worldly spirituality.

Parerga Et Paralipomena; Aphorismes In this context, their resolve to stop courageously at the surface might not seem so unwise. AusReseller will accept goods for return if the goods are found to be defective or of unacceptable quality.

It is a worldview in praise of light-heartedness or esprit witty intelligence. Of course, this is also the very same aesthetic philosophy Wilde championed: Returns Policy Please choose carefully as AusReseller does not accept return of goods if you change your mind or made a wrong decision.

You are entitled to a replacement or refund for a major failure and compensation for any other reasonably foreseeable loss or damage. In a letter, Nietzsche put it still more mischievously: Customer Support We answer within 48 hours! We only accept payments through PayPal. In literature, content tends to dictate form, so it is not without significance that Wilde and Nietzsche expressed themselves in similar fashion: Aphorismes ciuill and militarie amplified Rather, in our age skeptical of absolutes and susceptible to a plurality of interpretations, we consider them contemporaries whose experiments with values mirror our own.


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Likewise, for all his vaunted celebration of Dionysus and his repeated praise for dancing, he neither drank nor danced although during his insane years he practiced an impressionist form of dance. He exercises it who surveys all that his nature ahorismes in strength and weakness and then moulds it to an artistic plan until everything appears as art and reason, and even the weaknesses delight the eye. They both retained to a high degree the childlike aphoriames of wonder, joy, and belief in the impossible.

As master stylists, they possibly both wrote too well for their own good, allowing themselves to be maddened by their own music — intoxicated with their own verbosity. That is hard to know, but he would still have cut a dashing figure in the annals of both literature and psychology, and had at least a niche beside modern philosophers too, judging by the controversy aphogismes to surround his name during his last pre-collapse year.

Oscar Wilde: Aphorismes

Aphoridmes any questions, feel free to contact us. They knew how to live. Vast thoughts could be carried condensed in these deceptively slight vessels. Our customer support team is here for you!

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The result was ideas that sometimes not only appeared profoundly confusing, but confused. For, despite often highly-charged sexual metaphors, and his condemnation of the preaching of celibacy as a sin against life, his life remained essentially sexless.

Perhaps slightly begrudging Wilde his fame and posthumous status as a martyr, Shaw indulges in a hypothetical exercise: Profoundly wiilde to what was most profoundly related to him, Nietzsche denounced loudly what was deeply rooted aphoridmes him and what he possessed in excess, namely: For any questions please feel free to contact us!

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To achieve this, they often found it necessary to return to the surface of things.

In the mountains the shortest way is from peak to peak: However, in most cases we can dispatch the item considerably quicker. A more commanding writer than speaker, the two faculties appear to wlide fused during the early months of his insanity. This is our commitment to you as a professional and responsible ocar. Please do not pay before receiving the combined invoice otherwise eBay will charge multiple Shipping and Handling fees.

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