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The Guiding Light of Philosophy

Shaping Society's Mindset for a Better Tomorrow

By cruddymoosePublished about a year ago 1 min read
The Guiding Light of Philosophy
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Philosophy, the master of thought,

A guide that society has sought.

Its impact on culture, a powerful force,

A journey of discovery, a lifelong course.

The role of philosophy, in shaping our ways,

A profound impact, that forever stays.

From ancient times, to modern days,

Philosophy's wisdom, never fades.

Socrates and Plato, the fathers of old,

Their teachings still relevant, bold and gold.

Aristotle's logic, a way to deduce,

His influence on science, profound and of use.

In the Renaissance, Descartes pondered,

Cogito ergo sum, his ideas wandered.

Kant's moral philosophy, reason supreme,

His critiques and concepts, still a part of the dream.

The role of philosophy, in shaping society,

A voice of reason, and notoriety.

From ethics to politics, it's guidance we seek,

To find a way forward, a path less bleak.

Philosophy's impact, in shaping our lives,

From art to science, it helps us thrive.

Its power to question, and to debate,

Makes it a tool, we cannot underestimate.

So let us embrace, philosophy's ways,

And use it to shape, our society's gaze.

For a world that's just, and kind and true,

Is a world, that philosophy will help us pursue.

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About the Creator


My name is cruddymoose. I am a passionate writer and wordsmith, has always had a love for the written word. With a keen eye for detail and a creative mind, I try to bring a unique voice to the world of writing.

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