Aphorisms and reflections ...

by Thomas Henry Huxley

Publisher: Macmillan in London

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Statementselected by Henrietta A. Huxley.
SeriesGolden Treasury Series
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Aphorisms have been used widely within Chinese philosophy, where there’s a tradition of a sage or philosopher saying pithy things which the student or reader or hearer is left to mull over, and to interpret.

There’s a moment of contact with a teacher and a moment of reflection. 15 quotes from Aphorisms and Reflections: ‘If there are but few who interest thee, why shouldst thou be disappointed if but few find thee interesting?’ Rate this book.

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Books shelved as aphorisms: Maxims by François de La Rochefoucauld, The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms by Nassim Nicholas Taleb.

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dramas, scientific treatises, novels and in the last decades of his life he would begin publishing these short reflections. Some favorite ones from the book: “Behavior is a mirror in which everyone shows his.

D, or Maxims, Aphorisms, and Reflections by Jack Mitchell Jack Mitchell's latest book is a collection of original aphorisms, in number, in the spirit of the great French aphorist La Rochefoucauld (whom he has also translated: please see below).

Cosmogonic Reflections: Selected Aphorisms from Ludwig Klages. Author(s): Ludwig Klages. This book is a selection of aphorisms and reflections excerpted from the voluminous works of the German philosopher and psychologist, Ludwig Klages. He was a fierce critic of what he saw as the lack of quality in the modern world, which he held to be a.

A companion volume to Illuminations, the first collection of Walter Benjamin's writings, Reflections presents a further sampling of his wide-ranging Benjamin evolves a theory of language as the medium of all creation, discusses theater and surrealism, reminisces about Berlin in the s, recalls conversations with Bertolt Brecht, and provides travelogues of var/5.

In his “Waste Books”—a supposedly casual repository for passing reflections and notes—the German and purchase this book.” I like the idea of the aphorism. aphorisms and reflections PREFACE Although a man by his works and personality shall have made his mark upon the age he lives in, yet when he has passed away and his influence with him, the next generation, and still more the succeeding one, will know little of this work, of his ideals and of the goal he strove to win, although for the student.

The philosophical reflections are inspired by the world of ideas of Schopenhauer, namely Die Welt als Wille und Vorstellung (The World as Will and Representation), as well as Kierkegaard's interpretations of the fall of man.

The individual aphorisms are not related to each other; some have a narrative character, others present images or parables. An aphorism (from Greek ἀφορισμός: aphorismos, denoting 'delimitation', 'distinction', and 'definition') is a concise, terse, laconic, or memorable expression of a general truth or principle.

They are often handed down by tradition from generation to generation. The concept is distinct from those of an adage, brocard, chiasmus, epigram, maxim (legal or philosophical), principle. Small in size, but with a powerful punch, Idries Shah's Reflections is a collection of fables, aphorisms, and statements that challenge the conditioned mind.

The book confronts the reader with unaccustomed perspectives and ideas, in an attempt to set the mind free, to /5(29).Reflections by Idries Shah is a collection of eighty fables, aphorisms, and statements that seek to challenge the conditioned mind.

The book intends to confront the reader with unaccustomed perspectives and ideas, in an attempt to set the mind free, to see how things really are. As the book’s foreword states, "Do you imagine that fables exist only to amuse or to instruct, and are based upon.