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  • Amazon shared from Kant: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) by Roger Scruton
    How can I view the world in its totality? And yet, how can there be explanation if I cannot? How can I explain the existence of anything, if I cannot explain the existence of everything? If I am confined for ever within my own point of view, how can I penetrate the mystery of nature?
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  • Amazon shared from Beyond Good & Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future (Vintage) by Friedrich Nietzsche
    In preparing the present edition, I hoped at first that I might merely revise her version, modernizing her somewhat Victorian prose and correcting mistakes; but I soon gave up. The mistakes were too numerous, and in Nietzsche’s case nuances are so important that it would be difficult to say at what point an infelicitous rendering becomes downright wrong.
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