The task of a philosophy of love is to present the appropriate issues in a cogent manner, drawing on relevant theories of human nature, desire, ethics, and so on. Love is the most powerful emotion a human being can experience. The strange think is, that almost nobody knows what love is. Why is it so.
Whilst there's no doubt Shakespeare could always write a great quote about love, many famous philosophers down the years have has a go at coining their own. Philosophers aren't particularly renowned for having successful love lives, but some have become hopeless romantics — and others.
Where did Socrates, the foundational figure of Western philosophy, get the inspiration for his original ideas about truth, love, justice, courage. And now, said Socrates, I will ask about Love: —Is Love of something or of nothing? Of something, surely, he [Agathon] replied. Keep in mind what this is, and.
PDF | Love and sex provide a fertile ground for philosophical inquiry, both conceptual analysis of the nature of love and sex and discussion of the many ethical. “Can philosophy possibly say anything of relevance about love?” That is a philosopher to say about love or about love and philosophy. Not only in the sense.
In this blog post we've pulled together the top love quotes by philosophers whether written or spoken. Whilst there's no doubt Shakespeare could always write. 36 quotes have been tagged as philosophy-of-love: Aberjhani: 'This fire that we call Loving is too strong for human minds. But just right for human souls.
The third Earl Russell was an analytic philosopher whose ideas on modern love, such as his support for gay rights, were so scandalous that. On this day, the th anniversary of Soren Kierkegaard meeting his fiancee, we we examine his and four other philosophers' takes on love.