Who is your favorite philosopher? And why, if I may ask...?

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  • Who is your favorite philosopher? And why, if I may ask...?


Answer #1 | 22/12 2013 23:00
J Krishnamurti
Positive: 81 %
Answer #2 | 22/12 2013 23:08
Me! Philosophy is 'original critical thought'; Critical Thinking Mini Lessons Bertra nd Russell on Critical Thinking
Positive: 75 %
Answer #3 | 23/12 2013 01:32
Who or what ever has figured or will figure everything (or the most) out. I don't know who or what that is.
Positive: 55 %
Answer #4 | 23/12 2013 04:20
I have to say, each one I read, with the exception of Nietzsche, leaves me impressed all over again - all the more so when I realize the conditions they wrote in - Soc, 2,000 years ago. My god. They hadn't even figured out about having governments yet, etc. Plato. Ari. Locke. Hard to pick a favorite, but easy to admire them all. No wonder they are still taught today.
Positive: 23 %
Answer #5 | 23/12 2013 05:55
I am My favorite Philosopher I really don't know many other Philosophers
Positive: 10 %
Answer #6 | 23/12 2013 06:02
G Daisaku Ikeda is my favorite philosopher. He teaches the concepts of Shakyamuni as distilled by Nichiren. Ikedas teaching is worldwide, and includes little children, and major leaders. Those explanations saved my life more than once, and enabled me to build a great life.
Positive: 10 %
Answer #7 | 23/12 2013 06:26
Aristotle - because he makes sense and accepts reality for what it is.
Positive: 10 %
Answer #8 | 23/12 2013 15:12
Diogenes of Sinope....hands down. He is perhaps the most unsung philosopher. Someone's short video about Diogenes:
Positive: 10 %

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