If you want some background on the author of the quote, The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy which is by The Metaphysics Research Lab, Center for the Study of Language and Information (CLSA) at Stanford University, has a primer athttp://plato.stanford.edu/entries/nietzsche/ .
Many people recognize our topic as it has been addressed in modern popular culture (by music releases by Kelly Clarkson and Kanye Westamong others). The issue is what do you think?
Do you think that we should make choices even if they increase our potential for pain and distress because the pain only “makes us stronger?” Or, should we examine our lives and our behavior to assess what steps we can take today to place us in a safer and more comfortable position tomorrow?
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