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Finite perfection

reflections on virtue

by Michael A. Weinstein

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Published by University of Massachusetts Press in Amherst .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics,
  • Virtues

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    StatementMichael A. Weinstein.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1012 .W38 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination168 p. ;
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2853798M
    ISBN 100870234749, 0870234757
    LC Control Number84016215

    A philosophical essay on personal virtue of self-control, artistry, and love. A contemporary account of how virtue can have significance in a world that has lost the certainty of common and collective meanings. This book includes a foreword by Gregory Long, President of The New York Botanical Garden, and an insightful profile of Merrin by Andrea Codrington Lippke. Through the generosity of Mr. Merrin, all proceeds from the sale of Perfection of the Finite benefit the many worthwhile projects of The New York Botanical Garden. Hardcover, pages.

      I’m not a huge fan of book-culture’s pressure on readers to finish books they don’t like. Life is too short to engage in recreational activities you aren’t actually enjoying. Unless you’re an editor and it’s literally your job to read books that suck, or you’re a student that is trying to tackle some required reading, there really. Belief in the "perfection" of certain numbers survived antiquity, but this quality came to be ascribed to other numbers as perfection of the number 3 actually became proverbial: "omne trinum perfectum" (Latin: all threes are perfect).Another number, 7, found a devotee in the 6th-century Pope Gregory I (Gregory the Great), who favored it on grounds similar to those of the Greek.

    Note of the Rebbe: “So it is written in the editions that I have seen. It would seem, however, that the text should have stated ‘Asiyah of Chochmah.’ Possibly, however, since the Alter Rebbe is speaking here of the difference between the finite and the infinite — the Torah at the level of Beriah, Yetzirah and Asiyah, as compared to the Torah at the level of Atzilut (where תורתך. “It [the birthmark] was the fatal flaw of humanity which Nature, in one shape or another, stamps ineffaceably on all her productions, either to imply that they are temporary and finite, or that their perfection must be wrought by toil and pain” (). The narrator. Here, the narrator explains what Georgiana’s birthmark represents to Aylmer.


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