Book Summary and Quotes: The Antichrist by Friedrich Nietzsche

My personal book notes and important quotes. Nietzsche condemns Christianity and compares it with Buddhism, posits theories on the origins of Christianity, and dissects the concept of faith.

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Book Summary and Quotes: Sallust translated by J.C.Rolfe

My personal book notes and important quotes from Sallust, the Roman historian. He is known for mixing philosophical and moral principles with his history.

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Book Summary and Quotes: The Case of Wagner by Friedrich Nietzsche

My personal book notes and important quotes. One of the last works before he had a psychotic break, Nietzsche expounds the reasons he doesn't like Wagner.

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Book Summary and Quotes: The Twilight of Idols by Friedrich Nietzsche

My personal book notes and important quotes. One of the last works before he had a psychotic break, this is a condensed synopsis of Nietzsche's philosophy.

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Book Notes: Invention: A Life by James Dyson

James Dyson's autobiography offers excellent advice for inventors, business owners, and anyone in manufacturing.

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Vaclav Smil delivers again with a book that discusses inventions that turned undesirable, that were supposed to dominate and don't, and others that we keep waiting for.

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Book Summary and Quotes: The Sovereignty of the Good by Iris Murdoch

Iris Murdoch argues that contemporary philosophy has replaced love and virtue ethics with freedom and authenticity.

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Book Summary and Notes: On Bullshit by Harry G. Frankfurt

A fantastic short essay on the topic of bullshit, offering up a salient and technical definition of the word.

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Book Summary and Notes: Christianity for Modern Pagans by Peter Kreeft

Kreeft believes that Pascal was ahead of his time as a philosopher and provides insight for modern non-believers.

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Book Quotes: The New Science of Strong Materials by J.E. Gordon

An intuitive and laymen's look into how materials behave and how engineers design using these materials.

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