Day: February 15, 2021

  • Some thoughts on love (revised)

    [This post is a revision—an expansion and clarification—of a post originally published on Feb. 15, 2020.] The ancients had plenty to say on love in all its forms. A couple of Plato’s most beautiful works are on the topic— the “Phaedrus” and the “Symposium.” Aristotle after him expanded on the notion of ‘love among friends’…