Underneath my cloak of positivity lies the painful and uncomfortable truths that I tried to bury deep within myself
How can one claim to be free from one's oppressors and yet maintain one's victimhood?
Over the course of the 2016 election campaign, Trump seems to have morphed into the living breathing proof of Nietzsche's assertion that what doesn't kill you makes you stronger. Because despite the most recent outrage dubbed, "Pussy-gate", he is unaccountably still standing.
A student society accused of being "fascist" has been banned from the University of London campus by the student body. The
After a whole load of deaths (though clearly not my own) and other unhappy endings in 2012, I came to realise that I could worry all I like - my anxiety will rarely prevent the bad times but will likely inhibit the good.
What lies beyond good and evil? A great punchline, of course! Yes, the great Friedrich Nietzsche was born on this day in
Friedrich Nietzsche is celebrated in today's Google doodle - well, it would have been his 169th birthday - so what better
Politicians love to invoke history. It's fodder for Syria, tax policy, welfare reform and what to do about the environment. The late historian Tony Judt once argued that we suffer from a dangerous illusion, namely "'that we live in a time without precedent . . . and that the past has nothing to teach us''. Sure enough.
Joey Barton should not be allowed another chance to grace a football pitch. There is no place for behaviour like his on a football pitch, or indeed off a football pitch. He is a common thug that deserves another stint behind bars - maybe he will be able to make proper sense of his favourite philosophers then.
As German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche once said, 'What doesn't kill you makes you stronger' and now there is new evidence