The Greatest Nonfiction Books

Essays Michel de Montaigne (1580) Confessions Augustine (398) The Interpretation of Dreams Sigmund Freud (1899) The Prince Niccolo Machiavelli (1532) On the Origin of Species Charles Darwin (1859) Walden Henry David Thoreau (1854) Pensées Blaise Pascal (1670) The Republic Plato (-380) The Complete Works of Plato Plato (-347) The Diary of a Young Girl Anne Continue reading The Greatest Nonfiction Books

30 Philosophy Books Recommended By Startup Founders

The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph by Ryan Holiday (2014) The Obstacle is the Way has become a cult classic, beloved by men and women around the world who apply its wisdom to become more successful at whatever they do.; Its many fans include a former governor and movie Continue reading 30 Philosophy Books Recommended By Startup Founders

91 Most Commented Books in the /r/Buddhism Subreddit

  In the Buddha’s Words by Bhikkhu Bodhi The Heart of the Buddha’s Teaching by Thich Nhat Hanh Buddhism Without Beliefs by Stephen Batchelor What the Buddha Taught by Walpola Rahula Living Buddha, Living Christ by Thich Nhat Hanh Mindfulness in Plain English by Bhante Henepola Gunaratana The Middle Length Discourses of the Buddha Buddhism Continue reading 91 Most Commented Books in the /r/Buddhism Subreddit

Top Books of Friedrich Nietzsche

Thus Spake Zarathustra (1885) Friedrich Nietzsche Beyond Good and Evil (1886) Friedrich Nietzsche On the Genealogy of Morality (1887) Friedrich Nietzsche The Gay Science (1882) Friedrich Nietzsche The Birth of Tragedy (1872) Friedrich Nietzsche The Antichrist (1895) Friedrich Nietzsche Ecce Homo (1888) Friedrich Nietzsche Twilight of the Idols (1889) Friedrich Nietzsche Human, All Too Human (1878) Friedrich Nietzsche

Top 122 Famous Born in “France”

1. Voltaire (1694, Paris, ) 2. Victor Hugo (1802, Besançon, ) 3. Molière (1622, Paris, ) 4. Nostradamus (1503, Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, ) 5. Jean-Paul Sartre (1905, Paris, ) 6. Honoré de Balzac (1799, Tours, ) 7. Marcel Proust (1871, Auteuil-Neuilly-Passy, ) 8. Donatien Alphonse François de Sade, Marquis de Sade (1740, Paris, ) 9. Charles Baudelaire Continue reading Top 122 Famous Born in “France”

Top philosophers born in Germany

Who are the most famous philosophers from Germany? Based on MIT’s Historical Popularity Index Friedrich Nietzsche (1844, Röcken) ✰✰✰✰✰ 2. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (1770, Stuttgart) ✰✰✰✰✰ 3. Friedrich Engels (1820, Wuppertal) ✰✰✰✰ 4. Jürgen Habermas (1929, Düsseldorf) ✰✰ 5. Johann Gottlieb Fichte (1762, Rammenau) ✰✰ 6. Ludwig Andreas Feuerbach (1804, Landshut) ✰✰ 7. Walter Continue reading Top philosophers born in Germany

Britain’s Most Famous Philosopher Through History

Rank number. Name (birth year, birth city) John Locke (1632, Wrington) Thomas Hobbes (1588, Malmesbury) Thomas More (1478, London) David Hume (1711, Edinburgh) Francis Bacon (1561, London) Roger Bacon (1214, Ilchester) William of Ockham (1288, Ockham) Herbert Spencer (1820, Derby) Alcuin (735, York) Duns Scotus (1266, Duns) John Wycliffe (1328, Hipswell) Jeremy Bentham (1748, Spitalfields) Joseph Continue reading Britain’s Most Famous Philosopher Through History