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Friedrich Nietzsche on Truth
An analysis of a quote from Friedrich Nietzsche's "On Truth and Lies in a Nonmoral Sense."
# 125332 | 750 words | 1 source | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Philosophy (General)


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This paper analyses a quote the author finds interesting from Friedrich Nietzsche's "On Truth and Lies in a Nonmoral Sense." The significance of the quote is discussed and a discussion question and answer are also provided.

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"A quote that is highly interesting in Friedrich Nietzsche's "On Truth and Lies in a Nonmoral Sense" is the philosopher's answer to his own question, What is truth? The answer reads as follows; "A movable host of metaphors, metonymies and anthropomorphisms, in short a sum of human relations which have been poetically and rhetorically intensified, transferred and embellished, and which after long usage seem to a people to be fixed, canonical and binding." (Nietzsche) In Nietzsche's view, this quote is meant to demonstrate..."

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