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  • This came, we should note, of the definition of man as "a featherless biped".

    May 27, 2009

  • Diogenes threw a plucked rooster into Plato's school and exclaimed: "Here you have Plato's human being."

    "The blows, as you see, have agreed with me; the roseate supersensual mist has dissolved, and no one can ever make me believe again that these 'sacred apes of Benares'5 or Plato's rooster 6 are the image of God."

    Venus in Furs

    May 27, 2009