Twilight of Idols and Anti-Christ
'Twilight of the Idols', an attack on all the prevalent ideas of his time, offers a lightning tour of his whole philosophy. It also prepares the way for 'The Anti-Christ', a final assault on institutional Christianity. Both works show Nietzsche lashing out at self-deception, astounded at how often morality is based on vengefulness and resentment. Both reveal a profound understanding of human mean-spiritedness which still cannot destroy the underlying optimism of Nietzsche, the supreme affirmer among the great philosophers.
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Review: Twilight of the Idols/The Anti-ChristUser Review - Richard Cubitt - Goodreads
Twilight of the Idols - 3 Stars: A slapdash tour of Nietzsche's ideas. The Anti-Christ - 5 Stars: Nietzsche's clearest and most potent condemnation of Christianity (but not Christ). Philosophizing with a hammer, indeed. Read full review
Review: Twilight of the Idols/The Anti-ChristUser Review - Matt Knox - Goodreads
In "Twilight of the Idols", I can't quite place what profound statement Nietzsche is attempting to make; I'm told it's a criticism of logic, although it appears to me more of a rambling essay on why ... Read full review