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OF Beauty- For Loulou

By Donkylemore  (booksie.com)

Grappling with the aesthetic , Aristotle Aquinas The sweating striving of integrity and the charlatan-poseur The phoney And what is it anyway .. this thing we call '' Beauty '' Is the flower beautiful before you set your gaze on it ,or does is become beautiful because you looked and found it...

Poetry | Updated Jun 16, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Aesthetics,Aristotle,Aquinas,.,Characterise,Beauty.,Gratify,The,Senses.the,Soul,Bereft,Of,Radiance,Form,Shape,Symmetry,And,Hand,God

A DISCOURSE ON HUMANITY 01/19/2015

By Haroldsmith284  (booksie.com)

A dissertation on the forces which guide human races and civilizations. Tags: Darwin evolution race genetics eugenics economics history politics Adam_Smith Malthus Machiavelli Plato Aristotle Socrates Austrian_School republic democracy war freedom liberty Orwell revolution totalitarianism...

Novel | Updated May 25, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Darwin,Evolution,Race,Genetics,Eugenics,Economics,History,Politics,Adam,Smith,Malthus,Machiavelli,Plato,Aristotle,Socrates,Austrian,School,Republic,Democracy,War

Pursuing Dragons

By Nikolai Winter  (booksie.com)

An essay I wrote defining (and defending) the art of role-playing.

Essay | Updated Nov 3, 2013 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Fantasy,Role-playing,Dungeons,And,Dragons,Heavy,Rain,Joy,Aristotle,Cs,Lewis

century_society

Utopia And The Archipelago: Century And Society

By Century Society  (booksie.com)

This is an essay I've been giving myself a hard time over. I wrote over 5000 words and got it down to 1300. There are no references, because it'sall out of my own head.

Essay | Updated Aug 1, 2013 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Society,Human,Nature,Physics,Aristotle,Imagination,Utopia,Art,Artist,Language,Evolution,World,Past,Present,Future

theclandestine

What Is The Spark That Exists In A Person?

By Theclandestine  (booksie.com)

Update - cleaned up the rambling parts a bit Update - added some more in depth parts After reading Descartes, Plato, and Aristotle, comes a small note on the soul...

Essay | Updated Jun 9, 2013 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 5
Tags: Soul,The,Dualism,Trinity,Plato,Aristotle

Separated Voices

By Riuku  (booksie.com)

An essay I wrote for a competition at the university. I won, and with that I got a free trip to Turkey, which will commence March 8th. The essay had to be specifically about how a certain book (The Prisoner of Tehran by Marina Nemat) enhanced my understanding of other cultures. You might be a...

Essay | Updated Jan 24, 2013 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Turkey,Prisoner,Of,Tehran,Aristotle,Separated,Voices,Tolerance

diana_christina

Love Is An Allegory

By Diana Christina  (booksie.com)

The perceived took pleasure in the embrace of the conceived, but saw not its face.

Essay | Updated Jul 12, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Perceived,Conceived,Worlds,Realms,Love,Allegory,Lovers,Conversation,Speak,Aristotle,Pseudo,Dionysius,Heaven,Earth,Mind

ray_mishpat

Save, Lest They Die

By Ray Mishpat  (booksie.com)

Do not maiam: de sea, de mountains and de land.

Poetry | Updated Jul 29, 2011 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Waters,Land,Fishes,Hives,Anthills,Mountains,Mammoth,Aristotle,Beaver,Oak,Raped,Shave,Etc.

clyde_donard

Bookworm - Part 3 Of 3

By Clyde Donard  (booksie.com)

Final part of my memoir on reading stuff.

Article | Updated May 8, 2009 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: A,Century,Of,Punch,All,In,Line,American,Troops,Aristotle,Bennington,College,Biafra,Biafra:,People,Betrayed.,Blavatsky,Cairnmillar,Institute,Cartoons

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