Van Gogh and Nietzsche would have been best friends. What a shame they never met. Both shared such intensity and passion for life, but were lonely and misunderstood by their contemporaries. Finding this through a quick Google search made me realise I’m not the only one to have noticed the affinities between the two.
Deleuze for Dummies
• Spinoza against Descartes
• Hume against Kant
• Nietzsche against Hegel
• Life against necrophilia
Nietzsche published his first book, “The Birth of Tragedy”, when he was just 28 years old. I’m thinking that maybe all those cats back then were able to be brilliant at such a young age because they weren’t constantly distracted on the internet!
Nietzsche’s “Birth of Tragedy” setting my mind alight!