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Quotes of Wisdom - 99 Buddha's quotes#ad - In this book, you will find quotes from Buddha. These quotes are a source of inspiration and motivation. Read these quotes to meditate and think about all the wisdom they contain.
Wisdom of the Buddha: The Unabridged Dhammapada Dover Thrift EditionsDover Publications #ad - Few of the sacred texts of the world's great religions present their wisdom with the clear simplicity of the verses of the Buddhist Dhammapada, or Path to Virtue. Its direct style, clarity, and beauty place it at the forefront of Buddhist sacred literature, and its noble intent raises it to the highest level of humanity's spiritual guides.
Here are the four truths that reveal the nature of the world and our lot in it; here also is the Eightfold Path, the way to enlightenment, incorporating the means to overcome the essential suffering revealed by the Four Truths as the essence of life. The dhammapada serves as a coherent summation of the necessities for following the Eightfold Path as well as an encouraging and thought-provoking resource to consult along the way.
Wisdom of the Buddha: The Unabridged Dhammapada Dover Thrift Editions #ad - Expressed with great beauty and translated with painstaking scholarship, challenge, this classic guide is certain to stimulate, and inspire students of religion and philosophy as well as all who thirst for enlightenment. Easily accessible to any reader, the Dhammapada offers a wealth of wisdom for the novice, as well as the most ardent and experienced of spiritual seekers.
Gathered by buddhist masters into related groups — "on earnestness, " "the fool, " "Happiness, " "Flowers, tradition, " "Pleasure" — these ancient texts transcend the limitations of time, " "The Wise Man, and culture to express the ethical principle underlying all wise and compassionate philosophy and conduct.
The Analects Dover Thrift EditionsDover Publications #ad - Now the essence of confucian teaching, providing inspirational and instructive reading to anyone interested in the history of social thought, is available in this inexpensive volume, Chinese philosophy, contained in The Analects, or theories of ethical behavior. In this excellent english translation of the Analects, of Confucius, or Sayings, readers will find a rich distillation of the timeless precepts of one of history's most influential teachers and social theorists.
From his teachings came a system of ethics for managing society that has influenced generations of politicians, social reformers, and religious thinkers. 479 b. C. Socially oriented philosophy that stressed proper behavior and a sympathetic, Confucius originated and taught an ethical, mutually supportive attitude among individuals, their families and society.
The Analects Dover Thrift Editions #ad - Indeed, the effect of confucian philosophy has been so profound that it has become basic not only to an understanding of traditional Chinese civilization, but of Western society as well. 551 to c. A chinese philosopher who lived c.
Descartes: The Essential CollectionTitan Read #ad - Descartes was also one of the key figures in the Scientific Revolution and has been described as an example of genius. This collection contains four of his major works:•rules for the direction of the mind 1628•discourse On The Method 1637•Meditations On First Philosophy 1641•Principles Of Philosophy 1644Audiobooks of the works Discourse On The Method and Meditations On First Philosophy are included free of charge.
Descartes writing are still studied closely to this day. Descartes is often called the Father of Modern Philosophy, and much of early Western philosophy is a response to his writings. René descartes was a French philosopher, mathematician, and writer. Simply follow the link at the end of the collection. Descartes was also influential in mathematics; the cartesian coordinate system — allowing reference to a point in space as a set of numbers, and allowing algebraic equations to be expressed as geometric shapes in a two-dimensional coordinate system and conversely, shapes to be described as equations — was named after him.
The Original Tao Te Ching#ad - The book was reorganized several centuries later, and thousands of commentaries were written on it. The tao te ching is one of the most beloved books of Eastern wisdom. The present translation is based on these ancient texts. It is ascribed to lao tzu, ” identified as Lao Tan, “Master Lao, an archivist of the Chou dynasty in pre-imperial China.
Ancient versions discovered in the twentieth century follow the old order as confirmed by the earliest extant commentary, Interpreting Lao, written by the famous philosopher Han Fei in the third century BC.
The DhammapadaStart Publishing LLC #ad - Here is the guide to the Nirvana. This books leads us to the spiritual path to the supreme Truth. Here are the words of the Buddha himself, setting forth his core beliefs. Experience all 423 verses of the Buddha and discover the essence of enlightenment. This books is the most important document of the Buddhism religion.
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Plato: The Complete Works 31 BooksTitan Read Classics #ad - Plato's dialogues have been used and are still used to teach a range of subjects, ethics, rhetoric, including philosophy, logic, religion and mathematics. His theory of forms launched a unique perspective on abstract objects, and led to a school of thought called Platonism. This collection contains the following works by plato:early works•apology•charmides, or temperance•crito•euthyphro•gorgias•hippias, lesser•hippias, greater•Ion•Laches•Lysis•ProtagorasTransitional Works•Cratylus•Euthydemus•Meno•Parmenides•Phaedo•Phaedrus•Symposium•The RepublicMiddle Works•TheaetetusLate Works•Critias•Laws•Philebus•Sophist•Statesman•TimaeusWorks of Disputed Authorship•Alcibiades I & II•Eryxias•Menexenus•Theages .
He was an essential figure in the development of philosophy, especially the Western tradition, and he founded the Academy in Athens, the first institution of higher learning in the Western world. His lasting themes include Platonic love, the five regimes, the theory of forms, innate knowledge, among others.
Plato: The Complete Works 31 Books #ad - Plato was a philosopher in Ancient Greece.