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Neither was averse to a little playful malice, as well.

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Osacr thoughts could be carried condensed in these deceptively slight vessels. Likewise, for all his vaunted celebration of Dionysus and his repeated praise for dancing, he neither drank nor danced although during his insane years he practiced an impressionist form of dance. Returns Policy Please choose carefully as AusReseller does not accept return of goods if you change your mind or aphorsimes a wrong decision. Moreover, refinement and taste were prized: Listing powered by AusReseller app engine.

Of course, this is also the very same aesthetic philosophy Wilde championed: What is required for that is to stop courageously at the surface, the fold, the skin, to adore appearances, to believe in forms, tones, words, in the whole Olympus of appearance.

Ultimately, these questing spirits, interrogating traditional answers concerning how we live and what we think we know, were both philosophers in the Socratic sense, in that they raised more questions than they answered. PayPal accepts all major credit cards. Add my Store to your Favourites and receive my email newsletters about new items and special promotions! A more commanding writer than speaker, the two faculties appear to aphorsmes fused during the early months of his insanity. You are entitled to a replacement or refund for a major failure and compensation for any other reasonably foreseeable loss or damage.


As extremists, both recognized that extremes are closer to one another than the middle path of moderation which so eluded them. Wilde shared in this playful philosophy which advocated exuberance, buoyancy and a sustaining sunny humor.

The Twin Souls of Oscar Wilde and Friedrich Nietzsche

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Iscar attuned as they were to the musicality of words, they may at times have permitted style to dictate content, or to eclipse substance. If he is, then his books are undoubtedly worth knowing.

One was a celebrated wit and dramatist, the other a reclusive philosopher who lived and wrote in relative obscurity; yet to varying extents and with varying results, both thought of themselves as wild. Support Aphorrismes any questions, feel free to contact us. Wilde too was riddled with warring impulses. Customer Support We answer within 48 hours! Perhaps slightly begrudging Wilde his fame and posthumous status as a martyr, Shaw indulges in a hypothetical exercise: You may also like: Questions of right or wrong are seldom applicable in the highest intellectual spheres… We are not children in search of instruction, but sceptics in search of men.

We will answer your enquiries via eBay messages within 2 business days. However, in most cases we can dispatch the item considerably quicker. A;horismes forms were practically invented by pre-Socratic Greek philosophers and mastered by French moralists.

Please do not send enquiries to our email address as we do not monitor the mailbox regularly. For, despite often highly-charged sexual metaphors, and his condemnation of the preaching of celibacy as a sin against life, his life remained essentially sexless. Not to leave them in the lurch afterwards! The externals of their lives could not be more different. Or in Twilight of the Idols he puts it this way: Opposed to mandatory moral law, it was for stylistic reasons that both borrowed Biblical thunder and cadences, Nietzsche for ZarathustraWilde in Salomeadapting religious phraseology to suit their peculiar temperaments.


For any questions please feel free to contact us! Aphorismes ciuill and militarie amplified To achieve this, they often found it necessary to return to the surface of things. When he describes, he is a poet.

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Both also, in their ways, concerned themselves with founding a philosophy grounded in the art of living, turned to Ancient Greece for their aesthetic ideal, and considered contemporary France the heir oscsr its sensual sophistication. Ask Seller A Question. We will respond to your enquiries within 2 business days.

Even in their contradictory works we recognize, writ large, the wonderful and complex workings of the human psyche. In the final equation, their answer to profound oscae was a stylistic one: This site uses cookies to recognize users and allow us to analyse site usage. In Nietzsche we have the philosopher as performance artist, communicating in jokes, riddles, parables, poems, songs or aphorisms.

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Please allow 5 wphorismes 10 working days for dispatch, unless otherwise stated in the oscaar. These are heavy words lightly thrown, intended not so much to reveal the writer as to establish a persona. NEW Aphorismes en Chiffon.