14 thoughts on “How to read philosophy

  1. Barry says:

    I think the subtitle says it all 🙂
    The first thing to remember is that the great philosophers were only human. Then you can start disagreeing with them

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  2. There would be no need for philosophy if people could peacefully fulfil their natural instincts. Still, as things stand, we have failed to model our characters after nature and so lost the power to meet the challenges presented to us in our daily affairs.


    • makagutu says:

      i think if we could peacefully full our natural instincts, we would have the most time to philosophy. now, there are people who can’t even attempt to philosophize because they haven’t solved the problem of food.
      There is however a second school of thought that argues all of us have a philosophy of life. It is just not a structured philosophy.

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  3. ladysighs says:

    Maybe tomorrow


  4. renudepride says:

    A very intense posting for a Monday morning! I’ll have to begin reading at home tonight after my four lectures today. Good research, my Kenyan brother! 🙂 Naked hugs!


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