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"Fear and Trembling is without doubt one of the best-known and influential works in nineteenth-and twentieth-century philosophic theology and literature ... The publication on Adler [is] one of many darkish jewels within the background of philosophic psychology. As an examiner of the lives of the brain, of the associative pulses of the mind's eye, Kierkegaard has basically friends. His inquisition into Adler stands beside these descents into the deeps of the human psyche played by way of Dostoevsky and through Nietzsche."
-George Steiner

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SOREN KIERKEGAARD not just reworked Protestant theology but in addition expected twentieth-century existentialism and supplied it with a lot of its motifs. worry and Trembling and The publication on Adler -addressed to a basic viewers- have the innovative pleasure and extreme own attraction of the best literature. basically Plato and Nietzsche have matched Kierkegaard's skill to offer principles so compellingly brilliant and dramatic a form.
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He could not comprehend that it was a sin to be willing to offer to God the best thing he possessed , that for which he would many times h ave given his life; and if it was a sin, if he had not loved Isaac as he did , then he could not understand that it might be forgiven . For what sin could be more dreadful? When the child must be weaned, the mother too is not without sorrow at the thought that she and the child are separated more and more, that the child which first lay under her heart and later reposed upon her breast will be so near to her no more.

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