Karl Marx Quotes

Karl Marx Quotes

Marx is probably the most misunderstood philosopher in the history of thought (except Nietzsche, perhaps …). Reduced to a few sentences and a catastrophic historical experience (Communism…

Socrates: Know Yourself

Socrates: Know Yourself

Know thyself: a moral epistemological and injunction The philosophy of Socrates still shines today. Even the most distant philosophers of  his principles have discussed…

Freud and Sublimation

Sublimation is a psychoanalytic concept invented by Sigmund Freud to describe the transformation of tendencies or instincts in lower rates and higher sentiments. For…

Dewey and Education

Dewey and Education

Democracy and education by John Dewey is the greatest work of the Philosophy of Education. Indeed, Dewey is the initiator of the “hands-on learning”, opposed…

Is Kant a philosopher of the Enlightenment?

Yes, for two reasons: – Kant lived in the 18th century called the Age of the Enlightenment, or Age of Reason – Kant published an essay on the Enlightenment: What is Enlightenment? which provides the following response: Think for yourself.

Hannah Arendt Quotes

Hannah Arendt Quotes

Quotes by hannah Arendt, a political thinker Hannah Arendt‘s work is both very traditional (constant reference to the Greek philosophers) and modern (thinking on…

Plato Quotes

Plato Quotes

Famous Quotes & Phrases by Plato Plato is perhaps the most famous philosophers. Yet he wrote nothing (except a few letters). His teaching and…

Kant and Laws

Kant and Laws

Moral law and political law in Kant’s Philosophy: The Concept of Law is central in Kant‘s Philosophy. The difference between the moral law and…

Sartre Books

Sartre’s works are huge. Here is a comprehensive list of his books: Sartre’s Fiction: Nausea (1938) The Wall (1939) news (The Wall, The Chamber, Erostratus,…