On War

On War

Vom Kriege is a book on war and military strategy by Prussian general Carl von Clausewitz (1780–1831), written mostly after the Napoleonic wars, between 1816 and 1830, and published posthumously by his wife Marie von Bruhl in 1832. It has been translated into English several times as On WarOn War is actually an unfinished work; Clausewitz had set about revising his accumulated manuscripts in 1827, but did not live to finish the task. His wife edited his collected works and published them between 1832 and 1835. 

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The Art of War

The Art of War

The Art of War is an ancient Chinese Military Treatise dating from the 5th century BC. Attributed to the ancient Chinese military strategist Sun Tzu ("Master Sun", also spelled Sunzi) the text is composed of 13 chapters, each of which is devoted to one aspect of warfare. It is commonly thought of as a definitive work on military strategy and tactics It was placed at the head of China'sSeven Military Classics upon the collection's creation in 1080 by Emperor Shenzong of Song, and has long been the most influential strategy text in East Asia. It has had an influence on Eastern and Western military thinking, business tactics, legal strategy and beyond.

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Tao Te Ching

Tao Te Ching

A Chinese book, developed around 300 BC by Lao Tzu or Lao Tse. It consists of 81 chapters about life. They describe the basic principles of life,  leadership, wisdom,non violence and modesty.

 

The stories are compact, riddle like, provoking, poetic and philosophycal.

They are very abstract and best read and understood with detailed explanations.

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Cocaine

Cocaine

 

Some time ago, i used cocaine, 1 gram every 2 weeks, during a period of 10 years.

I share my experiences here with you.

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Atlantis

Atlantis

Atlantis( Ancient Greek: Ἀτλαντὶς νῆσος, "island of Atlantis") is a fictional island mentioned within an allegory based on the foolish pride (hubris) of nations in Plato’s work of Timaeus and Critias, where it represents the antagonist naval power that besieges "Ancient Athens", the pseudo-histiric embodiment of Plato's ideal state (see The Republic). In the story, Athens repels the Atlantean attack unlike any other nation of the (western) known world supposedly giving testament to the superiority of Plato's concept of a state.At the end of the story, Atlantis eventually falls out of favor with the gods and submerges into the Atlantic Ocean.

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Virtues

Virtues

Virtue Latinvirtus, Ancient Greek ἀρετή"arete” ) is moral excellence. A virtue is a trait or quality that is deemed to be morally good and thus is valid as a foundation of principle and good moral being. Personal virtues are characteristics valued as promoting collective and individual greatness. The opposite of virtue is vice.

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The Piano

The Piano

The story of the piano begins in Padua, Italy in 1709, in the shop of a harpsichord maker named Bartolomeo di Francesco Cristofori (1655-1731). Many other stringed and keyboard instruments preceded the piano and led to the development of the instrument as we know it today.

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