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

Reddit’s 200 Most Recommended Fiction

Children’s Various by Dr. Seuss Geisel published 46 children’s books, often characterized by imaginative characters, rhyme, and frequent use of anapestic meter. His most celebrated books include the bestselling Green Eggs and Ham, The Cat in the Hat, The Lorax, One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish, Horton Hatches the Egg, Horton Hears a Continue reading Reddit’s 200 Most Recommended Fiction

74 Books Recommended By Nassim Taleb

Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman The Tartar Steppe by Dino Buzzati Thinking and Deciding by Jonathan Baron What I Learned Losing a Million Dollars by Jim Paul A Guide To Econometrics by Peter E. Kennedy The Statistical Mechanics of Financial Markets by Johannes Voit The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature by Steven Pinker The New Financial Order: Continue reading 74 Books Recommended By Nassim Taleb

Top 37 philosophers born in France

1. René Descartes (1596, Descartes) 2. Charles de Secondat, baron de Montesquieu (1689, La Brède) 3. Pierre Abélard (1079, Le Pallet) 4. Auguste Comte (1798, Montpellier) 5. Michel Foucault (1926, Poitiers) 6. Michel de Montaigne (1533, Château de Montaigne) 7. Henri Bergson (1859, Paris) 8. Pierre-Joseph Proudhon (1809, Besançon) 9. Roland Barthes (1915, Cherbourg-Octeville) 10. Continue reading Top 37 philosophers 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

Great Books of the Western World by Great Books Foundation

Great Books of the Western World is a series of books originally published in the United States in 1952, by Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., to present the Great Books in a 54-volume set. The Odyssey by Homer The Iliad by Homer The Persians by Aeschylus The Suppliants by Aeschylus Seven Against Thebes by Aeschylus Oresteia by Continue reading Great Books of the Western World by Great Books Foundation

Thomas Aquinas College — The Curriculum

Liberal arts college in Santa Paula, California Thomas Aquinas College is a Roman Catholic liberal arts college offering a single integrated academic program. It is located in Santa Paula, California in Ventura County, with a second campus opening in Northfield, Massachusetts in 2018. Wikipedia Freshman Year Seminar Homer Iliad, Odyssey Plato Ion, Republic, Symposium Aeschylus Continue reading Thomas Aquinas College — The Curriculum