Despair

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  • Hope is a delusion created by man

    You can't despair over something you've never had and the chances are if you were lucky why would one despair over the possibility of it not working out it would've been the possibility of one never being lucky at all. Hope was created by man in offer to absence he feeling of despair truly forgetting hope was just to give a false sense to one's endeavors or morale.

  • existentialism is the preferred way

    Sartre once interviewed said he never really felt a day of despair in his life." I'd like to point out that this author disagreeing does not constitute a defense against it actually being a philosophy of despair, nor does an existentialist claiming to have never felt a day of despair in his life (if indeed he ever did claim that, he was lying). Existentialism is often discussed as if it's a philosophy of despair. Sartre once interviewed said he never really felt a day of despair in his life.

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  • The Modern Nihilist

    Now, in the past, the big trade-off was that their lives were so bleak, meaningless, and full of despair. They don't have to believe in anything, because they strongly believe that everything's meaningless ...

  • What's your thoughts on this?

    How do despair and comfort link anyways?Having Googled a few of the names, most sites disagree with the interpretation given in this video.

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    How many pages is the book: "Despair"?
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    The work is 205 pages.
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    Which year was the work "Despair" first distributed?
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    The book was first distributed in 1934.

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