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Kant's philosophy had a great impact on humanity, but from all the things he wrote, his ethical perspective was what struck readers the most, therefore, his categorical imperative is the key to morality for some people.
You might have already met Albert Camus on several occasions, such as seeing „The Plague” ( a novel published in 1947) becoming a best-seller in 2020 because of the obvious reasons or having heard of "The Myth of Sisyphus" or at least knowing he was really liked by ladies in his days. Anyway, today I’ll make you regret not knowing more about him:
We all have a different opinion related to justice, but what did Aristotle think?
We live in a society that often takes our freedom and runs we it, we have rights not being respected, fake-news everywhere and we find ourselves not being sure of what we should do about it. Sure, informing ourselves from safe sources, but what about the morality of it? What about the morality behind our actions regarding others? Living in a democratic country where I can do pretty much anyything, where does my freedom stop? John Stuart Mill would say that when the freedom of another individual starts.
Friedrich Hayek was an austrian economist and philosopher who won the Nobel prize for economy in 1974. Hayek is notorious for his paper called „The Road to Serfdom” in which he talks about the "rule of law". Read some things about him here:
Through his philosophy, Epicurus tried to keep people far from useless fears and superstitions and make known the fact that we can be happy just by being rational with our choices, which he considered a pretty easy thing. Therefore, he continues, only when our choices will give us peace, will we be able to understand the process of happiness in its true form.
Philosophy has been around since ancient times…literally. But as humans became more and more interested in pragmatic ways to live, philosophy lost...
Philosophers have been around for a really long time and it’s a pity we’ve lost our interest in them. My journey with philosophy started...
Maybe some of us don't know who this Epicurus guy is and what's up with epicureanism...so allow me to tell you some fun facts about this guy!
Have you ever read any Greek myths? What about Greek philosophy? Whether you did it or not, you have to know how enjoyable they are!
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