"Well, I guess Nate is brighter than I. My intent in starting the thread was to "...excite controversy and debate, and to discuss any possible merits in the writings, or lack thereof." In that, I do believe I am achieving some…"
met girl in class. kinda cute but not overly attractive. very sweet girl. not interested in her for a relationship. we started doing homework together. semester has ended. really like her company and i know she likes me as a friend cuz she texts me and stuff and if i ever run into her on campus we stop and talk for like 20-30 min and catch up. things are kinda awkward though cuz im inexperienced with girls and not really sure how to tell a girl that im not interested in her as anything more…See More
"What matters is not the language of the phrase, but how one argues for it (though, of course, there's an interesting discussion to be had about how language shapes thought). My point, which Nate understood and which I clarified with my…"
"That's what translations are for. My own German isn't great (though I did spend some time working on a personal translation of Zarathustra) and my Greek is practically nonexistent, but that doesn't preclude a more sophisticated…"
""I believe that the author means it in the sense that overwhelming force gives one the right to rule, as opposed to verifying the moral righteousness of same."
Having read the whole book, I agree the author feels that "overwhelming…"