Which Philosopher Are You? | Clarissa’s Blog

Which Philosopher Are You? | Clarissa’s Blog

As I recall they make Nietzsche out to be Dionysian, when he is the ultimate rationalist in the sense of investigating whether humans might incorporate a much stronger understanding of our emotional needs and unconscious urges into our overall, much more conscious philosophical perspectives. He was far from going, “ra, ra, ra, let’s all be orgiastic!” He was saying, “Let’s realize what already exists and then lets see if we can incorporate this into our knowledge as part of what we consider to be true.”

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