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Read online Thus Spoke Zarathustra.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Thus Spoke Zarathustra Friedrich Nietzsche s most accessible and influential philosophical work misquoted misrepresented brilliantly original and enormously influential Thus Spoke Zarathustra is translated from the German by R J Hollingdale in Penguin Classics Nietzsche was one of the most revolutionary and subversive thinkers in Western philosophy and Thus Spoke Zarathustra remains his most famous and influential work It describes how the ancient Persian prophet Zarathustra descends from his solitude in the mountains to tell the world that God is dead and that the Superman the human embodiment of divinity is his successor Nietzsche s utterance God is dead his insistence that the meaning of life is to be found in purely human terms and his doctrine of the Superman and the will to power were all later seized upon and unrecognisably twisted by among others Nazi intellectuals With blazing intensity and poetic brilliance Nietzsche argues that the meaning of existence is not to be found in religious pieties or meek submission to authority but in an all powerful life force passionate chaotic and free Frederich Nietzsche became the chair of classical philology at Basel University at the age of until his bad health forced him to retire in He divorced himself from society until his final collapse in when he became insane A powerfully original thinker Nietzsche s influence on subsequent writers such as George Bernard Shaw D H Lawrence Thomas Mann and Jean Paul Sartre was considerable If you enjoyed Thus Spoke Zarathustra you might like Nietzsche s Beyond Good and Evil also available in Penguin Classics Enigmatic vatic emphatic passionate often breathtakingly insightful his works together make a unique statement in the literature of European ideas A C Grayling by Friedrich Nietzsche, Walter Kaufmann

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Thus Spoke Zarathustra
Title:Thus Spoke Zarathustra
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Number of Pages:327
Category:Classics, Non fiction, German literature, Literature, Religion, Th century, Unfinished, Abandoned, Poetry, Psychology
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On the Genealogy of Morals, The Will to Power, The Gay Science, On the Genealogy of Morals/Ecce Homo, Thus Spoke Zarathustra, Beyond Good and Evil, The Portable Nietzsche, The Anti-Christ, Twilight of the Idols/The Anti-Christ, The Birth of Tragedy
A rich selection of the whole range of Nietzsche s work including complete Twilight of the Idols The Antichrist Nietzsche Contra Wagner amp Thus Spoke Zarathustra Newly translated edited amp with a critical introduction amp notes by Walter Kaufmann, Nietzsche called The Gay Science the most personal of all my books It was here that he first proclaimed the death of God to which a large part of the book is devoted and his doctrine of the eternal recurrence br br Walter Kaufmann s commentary with its many quotations from previously untranslated letters brings to life Nietzsche as a human being and illuminates his philosophy The book contains some of Nietzsche s most sustained discussions of art and morality knowledge and truth the intellectual conscience and the origin of logic br br Most of the book was written just before Thus Spoke Zarathustra the last part five years later after Beyond Good and Evil We encounter Zarathustra in these pages as well as many of Nietzsche s most interesting philosophical ideas and the largest collection of his own poetry that he himself ever published br br Walter Kaufmann s English versions of Nietzsche represent one of the major translation enterprises of our time He is the first philosopher to have translated Nietzsche s major works and never before has a single translator given us so much of Nietzsche, The Genealogy of Morals consists of three essays exploring morality and its origins where Nietzsche makes ample use of his training as a philologist These works contain Nietzsche s most thorough and clear expression of his psychological philosophy This edition includes Ecce Homo Nietzsche s review of his life and works with the exception of The Antichrist These two books are compiled translated and annotated by renowned Nietzsche scholar Walter Kaufmann, Friedrich Nietzsche s i Beyond Good and Evil i is translated from the German by R J Hollingdale with an introduction by Michael Tanner in Penguin Classics br br i Beyond Good and Evil i confirmed Nietzsche s position as the towering European philosopher of his age The work dramatically rejects the tradition of Western thought with its notions of truth and God good and evil Nietzsche demonstrates that the Christian world is steeped in a false piety and infected with a slave morality With wit and energy he turns from this critique to a philosophy that celebrates the present and demands that the individual imposes their own will to power upon the world br br This edition includes a commentary on the text by the translator and Michael Tanner s introduction which explains some of the more abstract passages in i Beyond Good and Evil i br br Frederich Nietzsche became the chair of classical philology at Basel University at the age of until his bad health forced him to retire in He divorced himself from society until his final collapse in when he became insane A powerfully original thinker Nietzsche s influence on subsequent writers such as George Bernard Shaw D H Lawrence Thomas Mann and Jean Paul Sartre was considerable br br If you enjoyed i Beyond Good and Evil i you might like Nietzsche s i Thus Spoke Zarathustra i also available in Penguin Classics br br One of the greatest books of a very great thinker br Michael Tanner