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    The Story Of Philosophy Pdf

    Among the important philosophical issues that The Story of Philosophy addresses The Story of Philosophy is the nferosexmaufu.gql guide to this fascinating subject. The Story of Philosophy by Will Durant - A brilliant and concise account of the lives and ideas of the great philosophers—Plato, Aristotle, Bacon, Spinoza. Will Durant - The Story of nferosexmaufu.gq c Views. 5 years ago. Philosophy, · Spinoza, · Aristotle, · Voltaire, · Plato, · Individual, · Kant, · Nietzsche, .

    Grow strong, my comrade. That I may tell my heart that you begin Where passing I leave off, and fathom more. My publishers. American public has. Human knowledge had become too great for the human mind. All that remained was the scientific specialist, 'Who kne'llJ "more and more about less and less," and the philosophical speculator, who knew less and less about more and more. Perapecti'Vewas lost. For if knowledge became too great for comm'llinication, :it.

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    OOR' dared. They passed along the word to their friends, and soon it became the fashion to praise, to buy, even, occasionally, to read, this book that had been written for a few. All in all it was such a sicccess as no author who has known it once can ever hope to know again. Then came the food. Outline followed outline, "story" foh lowed "sidry"; science and art, religion and law, had their published.

    Cer fain lesser figures have been ojnitted in order that those 'selected might have the space tijjuired to make them live. The worst sin of dOr— though the critics do not seem to have noticed, it—vpas, the omission of Chinese and Hindu philosophy. Buddha and Shanhara, No apology That dismal is offered for the neglect of epistemology. This chapter should have pleased the yowng pwndit, for it came very near to obscurity.

    Howevir, one professor of philosophy, a Midwest vmversity, sent the information that he had been teaching Kant for fifteen years, and had never understood Kant's mecming until he read this eletiieritary chapter.

    Epistemology, phenomenology, logic, etc. And Spengler describes the earlier Chinese philosophers, down. Doubtless now that epistemology is dying in Germany, it will be exported to America, as a fit return to Confucius, as "statesmen, regents, lawgivers, like. The Chinese philosophers were not only averse to epistemol- ogy, they had an almost Gallic disdain for prolonged metaNo yoimg metaphysician could admit that Con- physics.

    Worse fucius is than thaty he is disreputably intelligible; arid nothing could be damaging to a philosopher. But we "modems" have become so accustomed to wmdy verbiage in philosophy that when philosophy is presented without the verbiage we can with difOne must pay a penalty for having a ficulty recognize it. The Story tried to salt itself with a seasoning of humor, riot only because wisdom is not wise if it secures away merriment, but because a sense of humor, being born of perspective, bears a near kinship to philosophy; each is the soul of the other.

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    But this appears to have displeased the pwndits; nothing so hurt the book with them as its smiles. A reputation for humor is disastrous to statesmen and philosophers: Germany could not forgive Schopenhauer his story of Unzehnarm, amd only France has recognized the depth behind the wit and brillicmce of Voltaire.

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    I trust that the book never misled its readers into supposing they would become philosophers overnight, or that they would be saved the trouble, or pleasure, of reading God knows there is no short-cut the philosophers themselves.

    And having finished it, consider Jhat you have but begun to understand it. The worst sin of dOr— though the critics do not seem to have noticed, it—vpas, the omission of Chinese and Hindu philosophy. Buddha and Shanhara, No apology That dismal is offered for the neglect of epistemology. This chapter should have pleased the yowng pwndit, for it came very near to obscurity.

    Howevir, one professor of philosophy, a Midwest vmversity, sent the information that he had been teaching Kant for fifteen years, and had never understood Kant's mecming until he read this eletiieritary chapter. M Philosophy is Essentially the completion of science in the synthesis of wisdom. Epistemology, phenomenology, logic, etc. And Spengler describes the earlier Chinese philosophers, down.

    Doubtless now that epistemology is dying in Germany, it will be exported to America, as a fit return to Confucius, as "statesmen, regents, lawgivers, like.

    The Chinese philosophers were not only averse to epistemol- ogy, they had an almost Gallic disdain for prolonged metaNo yoimg metaphysician could admit that Con- physics. Worse fucius is than thaty he is disreputably intelligible; arid nothing could be damaging to a philosopher. But we "modems" have become so accustomed to wmdy verbiage in philosophy that when philosophy is presented without the verbiage we can with difOne must pay a penalty for having a ficulty recognize it.

    The Story tried to salt itself with a seasoning of humor, riot only because wisdom is not wise if it secures away merriment, but because a sense of humor, being born of perspective, bears a near kinship to philosophy; each is the soul of the other. But this appears to have displeased the pwndits; nothing so hurt the book with them as its smiles. A reputation for humor is disastrous to statesmen and philosophers: Germany could not forgive Schopenhauer his story of Unzehnarm, amd only France has recognized the depth behind the wit and brillicmce of Voltaire.

    I trust that the book never misled its readers into supposing they would become philosophers overnight, or that they would be saved the trouble, or pleasure, of reading God knows there is no short-cut the philosophers themselves. And having finished it, consider Jhat you have but begun to understand it.

    Read then some commentary, like Pollock9s Spinoza, or Martineau 9s Study. Many publishers have issued new editions, particularly of Plato, Spinoza, Voltaire, Schopefohatier and It is tldssics increased A Mgh official of the New asks to be unnamed, reports that Nietzsche. Formerly, cur- , ,.

    Let them be grateful that their haltmg efforts are aided by amateurs who love life enough to let it humanize their teaching. Perhaps each hind of teacher can be of aid to the other: Between us we might build up in America an audience fit to listen to geniuses, and We are all imperfect teachtherefore ready to produce them. We armoimce the prologue, and retire; after us better players will come. The Ameredition alone has sold , copies.

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