Will and philosophy

What do we say when we say that someone has “will”? Why is it a compliment? The philosophical origins of this theme allow better…

Confession of a Child of the Century – Musset

Confession of a Child of the Century is the only novel written by Alfred de Musset, a french romantic. This novel tells the tumultuous story of Musset and Sand, who had a stormy passion and devastating. Sand later deliver his own version…

Heidegger: Letter on Humanism

Humanism by Heidegger vs. Existentialism by Sartre The “Letter on Humanism” Heidegger was published a year after the conference “Existentialism is a Humanism” by…

Kant and Right to Lie

Kant and Right to Lie

Lying and philosophy: three approaches Immanuel Kant treats lies in his short essay entitled On a supposed right to lie from Benevolent Motives, as…