دسته: philosophy

یازده ایده برای حقیقت جویی  که از فرانسیس بیکن می توان آموخت

یازده ایده برای حقیقت جویی که از فرانسیس بیکن می توان آموخت

” …I found in my own nature special adaptation for the contemplation of truth. For I had a mind at once versatile enough for that most important object, I mean [1]the recognition of similitudes and at the same time sufficiently steady and concentrated [2]for the observation of subtle shades of difference. [3]I possessed the passion for research, [4]a power of suspending judgement with patience, [5]of meditating with pleasure, [6]of assenting with caution, [7]of correcting false impressions with readiness, [8]and of arranging my thoughts with scrupulous pains. [9]I had no hankering after novelty, [10]no blind admiration for antiquity. [11]Imposture in any shape I utterly… ادامه ←

  Atlas shrugged is a 1080 pages 4 decades bestseller novel about Ayn Rand’s Philosophy: Objectivism. The name “Objectivism” derives from the principle that human knowledge and values are objective: they are not created by the thoughts one has, but are determined by the nature of reality, to be discovered by man’s mind. Atlas Shrugged was inspired by the author’s fury that people wasted the one capacity distinguishing them from other animals: reason. Those who no longer asked “Why am I alive?” or “What am I going to do or create that can justify my existence?” were to Rand as good… ادامه ←

what Socrates teaches us

what Socrates teaches us

the questioning of conventionthe removal of fears and desires that lack any rational foundationa radical reordering of priorities with a view to the soul’s healthand above all the notion of self-mastery excertp from the book “From Epicurus to Epictetus”A. A. Long… ادامه ←