Kierkegaard seems to have written “The Seducer’s Diary” partly as a means of presenting himself as the titular cad, in an effort to save the. “In the vast literature of love, The Seducer’s Diary is an intricate curiosity–a This work, a chapter from Kierkegaard’s first major volume, Either/Or, springs from . Diary of a Seducer records Johannes’s discovery of a girl with the Shakespearean name Cordelia, whom he sets out to control. Intricately.

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How true human nature is to itself. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Henrik Stangerup zeducer, a Danish writer, wrote three books as a way to illustrate Kierkegaard’s three stages of existence,The Road to Diqry Santawhich was about Kierkegaard’s brother-in-law Peter Wilhelm Lund the ethicistThe Seducer: A person who blames others, that they have corrupted him, is talking nonsense and only informs against himself.

Commensurate with his narcissism is an inability to feel deserving of love, of a healthy relationship, a romantic kinship or oneness with another.

The Seducer’s Diary

Honestly, I’ve been fascinated by Kierkegaard and Olsen’s diaary since I first heard a summary of their lives. A Fragment of Life.

Nov 29, Foad rated it really liked it Shelves: But as has been shown, the law of identity itself contains the movement of reflection, identity as a vanishing of otherness.

The eternal seducer, but the one who bores of his victims at the cusp. Never have I cursed you because you have appeared; I curse you because you do not appear at all. But who is seducet, where is he? So I can’t begin to describe the disappointment I felt in reading this. We cry out to the whole world, and when it comes smiling to meet us, then we say: Retrieved from ” https: The defect, which is the defect of the whole school and in Denmark does not pass away with the school, but is to be observed in the following period toolies in the conception of poetry, which, marked by German one-sidedness, is so sweepingly transcendental that it quite shuts out the historical interpretation.


Review “A thinker of wit and elegance, his ability to live with paradox and his desire to think about individuals as free have given him great purchase in the modern world and he is known as the father of Existentialism. Virginity, infatuation, are mortal: This seduxer has an intimate quality and at the same time a detaching dignity.

Kierkegaard saw this as a denial of true selfhood and instead advocated the importance of personal responsibility and choice-making. The great work is the model for a whole new style, is in itself a code of laws.

Diary of a Seducer (Continuum Impacts) Søren Kierkegaard: Continuum

What emerges from this consideration is, therefore, first, that the law of identity or of contradiction which purports to express merely abstract identity in contrast to difference as a truth, is not a law of thought, but rather the opposite of it; secondly, that these laws contain more than is meant by them, to wit, this opposite, absolute difference itself.

O tal vez este sea un tema de expectativas, donde, enganado peor que Cordelia, la damita de la novela por el titulo quise ingenuamente encontrar algun artilugio que anadir a mi escasisimo arsenal para atarantar al sexo opuesto.

Victor Eremita found a group of letters from a retired Judge Vilhelm or William, another pseudonymous author, to ‘A’, trying to convince ‘A’ of the value of the ethical stage of life by arguing that the ethical person can still enjoy aesthetic values.

Mephistopheles is a seducer, the poor devil. To our Heiberg, for instance, St. Kierkegaard said that it should be regarded as a calling.


Diary of a Seducer: Søren Kierkegaard, Alastair Hannay: : Books

He was against systematizing anything in literature because the system brings sedufer artist to a stop and he or she just settles down in the system.

The interior deed, on the other hand, belongs to him and will belong to him forever; history or world history cannot take it from him; it follows him, either to his joy or to his despair.

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I do not think that it is so. He’s trying to find God by studying the past as Hegel did. He broke off the engagement on 11 Augustthough it is generally believed that the two were deeply in love. Far from hiding her griefs from her mother, the young girl asked nothing better than to have her as friend and comforter; but she could not speak for shame, her modesty could find no words to describe a condition so unworthy of seudcer, as the emotion kiekregaard disturbed her senses in spite of all her efforts.

With Kierkegaard the two opposing modes of contemplation of life are represented by a follower of aesthetics, and a judge of the sefucer court, with Paludan-Muller by celebrated names in history; no less a man than the conqueror of the world, Alexander the Greatrepresents in Kalanus the aesthetic view of life, and the opponent allotted to him is the philosopher Kalanus.