Philosophical Meditations

Philosophical Meditations : Talks to College Girls (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Philosophical Meditations: Talks to College Girls The subject of Being versus Seeming therefore, in its relation to man naturally divides itself into three parts. First, in relation to the body, our ideal demands that we find satisfaction in its being rather than its seeming. What is the supreme end in relation to the body? That it shall be sound, that it shall be useful, or perhaps I had better say usable; that it shall be beautiful. Our ideal then is to have a body which is sound and not merely seems sound; is usable and not merely seems usable; is beautiful and not merely seems beautiful. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 138 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 195g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243184336
  • 9780243184330