Quote: Pierre Hadot on Philosophy as an Art of Living

Picture of Pierre Hadot in Paris (1997) | Wikimedia Commons

Ancient philosophy proposed to mankind an art of living. By contrast, modern philosophy appears above all as the construction of a technical jargon reserved for specialists.

—Pierre Hadot

Feral Philosophy hopes to revive the spirit of philosophy as an art of living.

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