By Krzysztof Michalski
The Flame of Eternity offers a reexamination and new interpretation of Nietzsche's philosophy and the primary function that the ideas of eternity and time, as he understood them, performed in it. in accordance with Krzysztof Michalski, Nietzsche's reflections on human existence are inextricably associated with time, which in flip can't be conceived of with out eternity. Eternity is a degree of time, but additionally, Michalski argues, whatever Nietzsche seen at the beginning as a physiological proposal having to do with the physique. The physique a long time and decays, concerning us in a disagreement with our eventual demise. it really is on the subject of this brute indisputable fact that we come to appreciate eternity and the finitude of time. Nietzsche argues that humanity has lengthy seemed the impermanence of our existence as an ailment wanting curing. it's this "pathology" that Nietzsche referred to as nihilism. Arguing that this perception lies on the center of Nietzsche's philosophy as a complete, Michalski seeks to give an explanation for and reinterpret Nietzsche's inspiration in gentle of it. Michalski continues that lots of Nietzsche's major ideas--including his perspectives on love, morality (beyond solid and evil), the desire to strength, overcoming, the suprahuman (or the overman, because it is infamously referred to), the loss of life of God, and the parable of the everlasting return--take on new which means and importance whilst seen throughout the prism of eternity.