By Ramona Cormier, Shannon Dubose, James K. Feibleman, John D. Glenn Jr., Harold N. Lee, Marian L. Pauson, Louise N. Roberts, John Sallis (auth.)
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There is no such thing as ignorance when ignorance is understood as the absence of knowledge. It would be better to define it as the possession of false knowledge. Henry Ford once said that history is bunk. That was his theory of history, and it was all-inclusive if nothing else. Other men go more into the details and not all agree with his implied conclusion, but some do share with him the possession of a comprehensive theory of history. The thing about philosophy is that you can ignore it but it won't ignore you.
But that is only possible for a metaphysics, not for any undertaking with a less fundamental involvement. There is a starting-point if there are definitions, for definitions lead to axioms and what follows from them tends to be theorematic in character. Here in the philosophy of art where we lack the proper metaphysical approach we can do no less. Accordingly, our starting-point will consist in two definitions, one of beauty (to prepare the ground), and one of art. Let us see first, then, if we cannot say what beauty is.
Hence when I see a fly settle down in a crucial moment on the nose of a business man, or see him bespattered by a carriage ... , or a tile from the roof falls down and strikes him dead, then I laugh heartily. And who could help laughing? What do they accomplish, these hustlers? " 44 KIERKEGAARD ON THE UNITY OF COMEDY AND TRAGEDY her excitement saved the fire-tongs? What more do they save from the great fire of life? (Either/Or, I, p. 24) The exact nature of A's laughter is more fully explained in a later paragraph: As it befell Parmeniscus in the legend, who in the cave of Trophonius lost the power to laugh, but got it back again on the Island of Delos, at the sight of the shapeless block exhibited there as the image of the goddess Leto, so it has befallen me.
Aesthetics I by Ramona Cormier, Shannon Dubose, James K. Feibleman, John D. Glenn Jr., Harold N. Lee, Marian L. Pauson, Louise N. Roberts, John Sallis (auth.)