Tag Archives: Philosophy

two stories on the journey and the destination

I guess it is like as it says in the old Deep Purple song: “Oh, it’s not the kill, It’s the thrill of the chase”

Ethics by Benedict Spinoza

Book review: Ethics by Benedict Spinoza

“Surprisingly easy to understand.” This was my first thought when I picked up book by Benedict Spinoza, a Dutch philosopher. It was a dangerous, even forbidden book during his time.

Book review: Henrik Dettmann and the art of leadership

“Winning does not really change anything”, says Henrik Dettmann in his very recent book. “I can reveal to you that winning feels awesome! But winning does not make any person better, or losing any worse. This is a kind of wisdom that you can only acquire by winning.”