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  • #31
    Originally posted by spiral (...)
    You are merely a sheep.
    So, go hold arvestaket’s hand, and say “baaa”.
    I'm like beginning to feel passion for you
    mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA




    I mean
    HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

    By the way, Shoppenhauer was one big source of inspiration of Nietzche's work...
    I'm trying to read "Ethic and Politic", but I'm too slow and I'm lacking a lot of notion. Maybe I should start elsewhere.
    "C'était un des principes fondamentaux de la doctrine Gradgrind que toute chose devait être payée. Personne ne devait jamais, en aucun cas, rien donner à qui que ce fût sans compensation. La gratitude devait être abolie et les bienfaits qui en découlent n'avaient aucune raison d'être. Chaque pouce de l'existence des humains, depuis la naissance jusqu'à la mort, devait être un marché réglé comptant. Et s'il était impossible de gagner le ciel de cette façon, cela signifiait que le ciel n'était pas un lieu régi par l'économie politique et que l'on n'avait rien à y faire."
    - D.i.c.k.e.n.s., "Temps Difficiles", 1854.

    ... stupid words filter. xxxxens is an author!!!

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    • #32
      yeah I know.it only takes a "sexy" angeled self portrait (and perhaps a mention of "Nietzsche" without really knowing who he is) to impress men. they're easy like that..
      Kid, I look good from all angles, which is MUCH more than I can say for you

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      • #33
        Originally posted by spiral Kid, I look good from all angles, which is MUCH more than I can say for you
        Yes that is true. You cannot really say much for someone you have not seen. That is good of you to make that distinction.

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        • #34
          Your photo's on your club page, Arvy. You're not as good-looking as I thought you'd be.
          Sweet is the lore which nature brings; our meddling intellect misshapes the beauteous forms of things: we murder to dissect.

          -William Wordsworth

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          • #35
            Actually I am a wildebeest. I am aware of that. But she was talking about J.
            Last edited by Arvestaked; 01-15-2004, 03:03 PM.

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            • #36
              Oh. I didn't realize that. J's good-looking, but yeah, spiral is prettier. Hell, even if she wasn't, her feistiness alone would do it for me. Keep up the good work, spiral.
              Sweet is the lore which nature brings; our meddling intellect misshapes the beauteous forms of things: we murder to dissect.

              -William Wordsworth

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              • #37
                Medieval Folklore
                by
                Carl Lindahl, John McNamara, John Lindow
                Science without religion is lame; religion without science is blind.
                ~Albert Einstein

                Stress - The confusion created when one's mind overrides the body's basic desire to choke the living daylights out of some jerk who desperately deserves it.

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                • #38
                  reading philosophy and understanding it are two different things.

                  it may be true that some here are "sheep", but those sheep are needed for the "wolf" to survive, just like the wolf is needed to keep the sheep in control.

                  Now what about manipulation?
                  what if I want you to think I'm a wolf, but I'm truly a sheep?
                  what if I am a sheep and make you believe I'm acting like a sheep that is really a wolf?


                  philosophy is to be undrestood not explained. Never look to it to answer questions, because there arent't any answers.

                  Ohhhh and I'm reading Kahlil Gibran--the Prophet.
                  I was, I am, and I will always be the Monster!

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                  • #39
                    Originally posted by spiral dear, dear, bitter maroushik

                    Why would my posts convey my understandings of Nietzsche?

                    We have not discussed Nietzsche in the forum yet, in order for my post to convey any understanding of his work.

                    I read Thus Spoke Zarathustra twice already, and now I’ve begun The gay science.

                    If I were to use what I have learned through his writings in order to analyze you, I would say that your constant endeavor to criticize others is an indication of your weakness.

                    You are merely a sheep.


                    So, go hold arvestaket’s hand, and say “baaa”.
                    first off, as we all agreed, can we please drop the real name use?
                    thanx
                    secondly, you're gonna need to learn WHEN to use the word "criticism".... criticizing is when I find you at fault. and the last time I checked, NOT reading Neitzsche is NOT a fault.
                    therefore, I wasn't "criticizing" you when I said "I'm ASSUMING she doesn't read Neitzsche"... because Neitzsche is not merely an author, he's a phenomena. and understanding his words takes more than just "i've read Thus Spoke Zarathustra twice"...
                    I don't care what you read ... I don't care how many times you read what.
                    all I said was, I've been reading your posts for over 6 months now, and your posts aren't at "Neitzsche"' level.
                    it's just my personal opinion.
                    and thats NOT a fault.
                    get it?
                    good.
                    - and you're gonna forget about me?
                    =Every Day...

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                    • #40
                      fortunes rocks

                      its a american lit book, im reading it for myself

                      and im reading sidhartha again. ( you see, understand, and get a different perspective) when you read it many years later, with a different mentality and experiances etc

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