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Note on the First Chapter of Leo Strauss' Final Work.

As a Nietzsche specialist, the first thing that struck me about the essay was something it claimed about Nietzscheùin fact, the very first thing. The first
sauwelios
Oct 1, 2013
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Re: The Transvaluation

Here's an interview with him, in which he also says how he stands vis-à-vis Heidegger: http://www.nietzschecircle.com/interview.html
sauwelios
May 24, 2013
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538

Re: The Transvaluation

Thanks for the correction. I'll look into Laurence Lampert's works.
einsamkeitslehre
May 24, 2013
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Re: The Transvaluation

Your quote is actually from chapter 10 of Part One of Volume Four (of the Krell translation). Anyway, Lampert writes: "The complementary man 'is the first who
sauwelios
May 24, 2013
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The Transvaluation

The thought path towards value creation that I have found most compelling is Heidegger's characterization of what values are for Nietzsche. "When Nietzsche
einsamkeitslehre
May 24, 2013
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Re: Nietzsche on Feminine and Masculine Love.

When, at the very end of my second post in this thread, I spoke of "adoring [woman] for her sincere passion for passion, and blessing her for the silliness of
sauwelios
Jul 2, 2012
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Re: Nietzsche on Feminine and Masculine Love.

There is a fear that pervades woman's life: the fear of being raped, murdered, and/or tortured by man. And the context in which Nietzsche coins the phrase "the
sauwelios
Jul 1, 2012
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Re: Nietzsche on Feminine and Masculine Love.

Before I continue, first a note on the translation. The translation is from Project Gutenberg, and I've made a few corrections to it already because it isn't
sauwelios
Jun 25, 2012
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Nietzsche on Feminine and Masculine Love.

As a Lampertian Nietzschean, and at some level perhaps even rather a Straussian Nietzschean, I know something of Nietzsche's esotericism. Still, I'm impressed
sauwelios
Jun 24, 2012
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Re: The Nietzschean Übermensch: new group on Facebook.

I will try to explain my insight by the hand of the high point, the thirty-fifth paragraph, of one of Leo Strauss's last writings, his "Note on the Plan of
sauwelios
Apr 30, 2012
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The Nietzschean Übermensch: new group on Facebook.

Dear Members, I've created a new group about Nietzsche's Übermensch: https://www.facebook.com/groups/336960912985736/
sauwelios
Dec 13, 2011
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Sauwelios as ruler

Sauwelios complained about his failed rule as the master of the nietzsche-pyramid. He probably thought that a belief in hierarchy is sufficient to attract
osvit000
Oct 28, 2011
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Re: Eternal Universe With New Cosmological Model

Dear Ian, I think I can counter your objection to syllogism 6 very easily. You say: "Nothing about being enclosed by something unthinkable implies that the
sauwelios
Aug 26, 2011
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Re: Eternal Universe With New Cosmological Model

Um, hi. It's been quite a while since the last post of this discussion. I have no excuse; I just completely forgot about it. That, of course, isn't
Ian
Aug 26, 2011
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Re: Eternal Universe With New Cosmological Model

... And by saying that a concept is a thing, I did not mean to imply that it had 'substance'. So it's not a metaphysical, but a definitional argument. I define
sauwelios
Oct 5, 2010
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