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What is the point of studying philosophy? What do you get out of it?
Thousand copes for getting no pussy
>>18838193Sound bites I can use to let people know I’m a pseud
An examined life.
>>18838193i bet you're under 30so no response for you, sorry
Nothing if you're a woman. Women can't understand metaphysics or why someone would care about it.
Not sure what Im getting out of it but i keep doing it
>>18838193nothing it’s retarded
>>18838193General knowledge of almost everything important that lead to Modernity. Will definately increase your IQ even if you learn to agrument systems that obviously bullshit
>>18838193general knowledge. Thought structure
>>18838193What's the point of coming here, posting frogs and asking dumb questions? None, you might as well rope.
Nothing but do it anyway.
>>18838193To become better at arguing. Also why I come to 4chan
>>18838193What does one go to the gym?
>>18838193a retarded inner monologue
>>18838193allows you to cope with your mediocre life by thinking in abstraction, also depending on the philosopher you may gain a better understanding of psychology and politics
>>18838193Brain gainsIts like steroids for mathematicians
>>18838232>>18839857>>18839864>>18839995>>18840303Why do you need a book to do that? Can't you just think on your own?
Honestly not much. Time would be better spent learning a language.
>>18841823books save a lot of time by letting you stand on the shoulders of giants
>>18841823reading the greatest thoughts of the smartest people of mankind and grappling with continental philosophy while having unwavering religious principles is ideal