Nietzsche 's Philosophy On Personal Life And Education

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Friedrich Nietzsche was a German, writer, poet, thinker and philopher. He was renowned for his ideas on the end of religion, existentialism and the concept of good and evil. Nietzsche focused essentially on the end of religion. He once declared that “God is dead”, a statement that decidedly defied Christianity as well as morality. According to the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, he was rapt in the development of “individual and cultural health, and believed in life, creativity, power, and down-to-earth realities, rather than those situated in a world beyond”. Nietzsche’s work inspired the likes of famed psychologist such as Sigmund Freud as well as other philosophers. Although most of his ideas opposed what other philosophers such as Plato, Immanuel Kant and John Stuart Mills have taught us, his theories on metaphysics, ethics, and politics may very well have independently shape society has it is today. Personal Life and Education Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche was born on October 15, 1844 in Röcken Germany. He was raised as a Lutheran where his father served as a pastor. However, in later years, Nietzsche developed a certain disregard for the church and abandon Christianity all together, thus proclaiming “God is dead.” The death of his father and younger brother proved rather “distressing” for young Nietzsche who was the only male in a household filled with women. He attended prestigious boarding school where he proved his capabilities in the classics, literature and

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