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The Life of Reason

The Life of Reason

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Published by The Floating Press in Waiheke Island .
Written in English


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ISBN 109781775414476

  “The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt. The past month or so I received so many emails from people who wanted to know what the purpose of life and the reason for our existence is. It was very strange.   It is Chapter 1 in the 3rd volume of his larger work, The Life of Reason, published in five books from to George Santayana was a philosopher, essayist, poet, and novelist, He was born.

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The Life of Reason is such an ominously serious-sounding title, one so ponderously heavy that the book's purpose and meaning may take the reader by surprise. When George Santayana refers to the life of reason he means one that is lived in a way and in an institutional context that promotes human happiness/5(25).

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Acknowledging the natural material bases of human life, Santayana traces the development of the human capacity for appreciating and cultivating the ideal/5.

In this one-volume edition of his early work, The Life of Reason (originally published ), Santayana argu Influential philosopher, poet, and literary critic George Santayana () was a thorough naturalist, concerned with the ideal factors in human experience/5.

Jorge Agustín Nicolás Ruiz de Santayana y Borrás (but known as “George Santayana”; –), was a philosopher, essayist, poet, and novelist. His most famous book is The Life of Reasonwhich includes Reason in Common Sense,Reason in Society,Reason in Religion,Reason in Art, and Reason in by: Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher.

Not indexed. Not illustrated. edition. Excerpt: advance of psychology meant, in this school, the retreat of reason; for as one notion after another was clarified and reduced to its elements it was ipso facto deprived of its : George Santayana. CONTENTS Introduction to "The Life of Reason" THE SUBJECT OF THIS WORK, ITS METHOD AND ANTECEDENTS Progress is relative to an ideal which reflection creates.—Efficacious reflection is reason.—The Life of Reason a name for all practical thought and all action justified by its fruits in consciousness.—It is the sum of Art.—It has a natural basis which makes it.

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It consists of Reason in Common Sense, Reason in Society, Reason in Religion, Reason in Art, and Reason in Science. About the Book. Philosopher George Santayana published The Life of Reason in five volumes between and Said to be the most fully-realized articulation of Santayana's moral philosophy, the volumes of this set are Reason in Common Sense, Reason in Society, Reason in Religion, Reason in Art, and Reason in Science; all contained in this by: It is in this way that reason, an adjunct of life, comes to have a “life” of its own.

Reason, by this accounting, is the servant of will or interest. It is these that determine what is good.

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Acknowledging the natural material bases of human life, Santayana traces the development of the human capacity for appreciating and. The selection being discussed is "How Religion May Be an Embodiment of Reason” by George Santayana.

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