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A most joyous thing to read for an old anarchocynic like myself…

But ‘know thyself” works dialectically in an extraordinary way to make such sundering readings redundant: “for Thales, knowledge of the heavens and self-investigation could proceed directly parallel to each other.” (537)

(Peter) Sloterdijk ends here in a fashion both Heideggerian and kynical, precisely in Diogenes’ spirit.

via Diogenes in the Marketplace.

 

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