Friedrich Nietzsche: We Scholars (BGE 204)

After publishing my most recent book—concerned with Friedrich Nietzsche’s analysis of the problem of nihilism, I briefly turned away from looking at Nietzsche directly. This post will offer a few comments on a section by Nietzsche, We Scholars, §204, from…

Horace, Ode 1.4. Springtime.

Horace alone makes the study of Latin important. Ode 1.4 about the coming of spring confronts a common theme in Horace: the brevity of life. Glow; be you; not tomorrow; here and now.