Being and Non-Being part 12

By Peter Worman We continue our investigation into being and not being, the corresponding subject of movement and rest and in the process, to fully understand the role of the Sophist and the Philosopher. Furthermore, we will also consider the division of things to see how one form pervading a scattered multitude, and many different […]

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Being and Non Being Part 11

Many who might read this discussion on being or not-being or about movement and rest, might wonder why anyone would even bother with such a discussion. It would thus be prudent to consider why these topics are discussed at such length and what value they confer. At all times in history, certain people have become […]

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Being and Non Being Part 9

In this dialogue that we are following the quest is to understand Being and Non Being and if both exist or only one and not the other. In this offering the Stranger and his assistant look at this in more detail and try and discover if being partakes of the Whole or if the whole […]

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Being and Non Being 6

As mentioned last week we are now going to examine the art of purification. There is the purification of living bodies in their inward and in their outward parts, of which the former is duly affected by medicine and gymnastic. With this we are familiar especially these days with a plethora of exercise routines and […]

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