Man Alone with Himself

Man Alone with Himself

Friedrich Nietzsche was one of the most revolutionary thinkers in Western philosophy. Here he sets out his subversive views in a series of aphorisms on subjects ranging from art to arrogance, boredom to passion, science to vanity, rejecting conventio...

Title:Man Alone with Himself
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780141036687
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About Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (1844–1900) was a German philosopher of the late 19th century who challenged the foundations of Christianity and traditional morality. He was interested in the enhancement of individual and cultural health, and believed in life, creativity, power, and the realities of the world we live in, rather than those situated in a world beyond. Central to his philosophy is the id


    Man Alone with Himself Reviews

  • AJ Dehany

    Aphorisms are like horoscopes; they are tied to no specific facts, describe broad tendencies rather than situations, so are freely adaptable, made to measure, with an aura of profundity that isn't gro...

  • Peter

    I summarize Nietzsche's thoughts in this book through the following short tale:I must have followed the hippie couple in my Volvo station wagon for seventeen miles or more. They finally pulled their V...

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    هذا الكتاب صديق، كلّ فكرة منه تأخذك إلى فهم عميق/ بسيط ربما، ورؤية جديدة إلى الشيء وفيه....

  • Rebecca

    FAVOURITE QUOTE: "Every superior human being will instinctively aspire after a secret citadel where he is set free from the crowd, the many, the majority."...

  • Suha Hallab

    Ripe Avocado with honey. I read this 77 page book in 2 months, savoring it bit by bit. Nietzsche is brilliant, he is deep and sometimes too deep or just high I loved this book. This is my second book...

  • Hawra Alq

    A 2 because I didn't understand 3/4ers of the philosophical aphorisms. I'm sorry Nietzsche but you lost me wo many times....

  • Oneflwover

    "That something is irrational is no argument against its existence, but rather a condition for it."...

  • Woody

    [section from Human, _All Too Human_. lots to work through.]...

  • Sehar  Moughal

    “Few are made for independence – it is a privilege of the strong. And he who attempts it, having the completest right to it but without being compelled to, thereby proves that he is probably not o...

  • Rayhan Ghanchi

    All kicks off 5 pages from the end 'Not to cleave to another person, though he be the one you love most, every person is a prison, also a book and corner''Not to cling to our own virtues and become as...