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I literally never see discussion on philosophers like Diogenes, aka philosophers that are born without a fuck to give out. and are passionately against giving a fuck. Diogenes invented Cynic Philosophy and is a much better philosopher than you can ever be

>> No.9438744

>>9438731
I bet you've never read any of Diogenes' work

>> No.9438775

>>9438744

I bet no one who wasn't alive 2200 years has either.

>> No.9438776

mmm-mmm, love me some of the Dog

>> No.9438832

Is there a difference between "Diogenes of Sinope: The Man in the Tub" and "Diogenes the Cynic: The War Against the World"? Or just a retitle?

>> No.9438873
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>>9438731

>> No.9438887
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9438887

Behold, a man!

>> No.9438889

>>9438873
Top right, top left, center and bottom left aren't Zizek. That's all I know.

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>>9438731

Friendly reminder that Diogenes is soon going to be found out by pseud trumpeteers from /pol/ and reddit and is subsequently going to be used in their "free speech-protests. Lauren Southern will larp barrel living outside of Berkeley before the year is over if this happens.

"The most beautiful thing in the world is freedom of speech." - Diogenes

>> No.9439723

>>9438873
You know that face blindness is a symptom of autism?

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>>9438731

>> No.9439870

>>9438731
What's so great about him? He just seems like a contrarian antisocial NEET whose greatest achievement was debunking some of Plato's immature papers.

>> No.9439874

because diogenes isn't a philosopher, he's a funny historical footnote who didn't leave writings or a tradition behind

fuck off and go read a book

>> No.9439950

>>9439870
>whose greatest achievement was debunking some of Plato's immature papers
I'd say that is an achievement that a most modern NEET cannot boast of.

>> No.9439967

>>9439870
>implying that isn't great enough as it is

>> No.9440027

>>9438887
>adds fucking flat nails to the definition

>> No.9440760

What he preaches could lead to the end of civilization.

Nonetheless, he's fucking hilarious.

>> No.9440790

>>9440760
He lived like civilisation was already over. His precepts reflected his lifestyle and the surviving anecdotes are party jokes at best.

>> No.9440836

>>9440760
Civilization is meme that needs to die

>> No.9440855

>>9439874
Actually, he did write books they just didn't survive. I'm also pretty sure he wrote several tragedies as well. All of this was part of his contribution to cynicism.

>> No.9440901

>>9440836
This guy gets it.

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