File nietzsche/nietzsche.0501, message 2


Date: Fri, 28 Jan 2005 14:18:00 EST
Subject: Re: [Nietzsche] Is the human world a creation of language?
To: nietzsche-driftline.org-AT-lists.driftline.org



In a message dated 1/27/05 8:39:32 PM, s.armstrong-AT-utoronto.ca writes:


> I seem to remember that Nietzsche referred to the "prison house of
> language," which would have been the inspiration for Fredric Jameson's book
> title. Unfortunately I don't recall where this might be found.
> 
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> 
> Also, N. said, more or less, "We can't get rid of God because we still
> believe in grammar." Once again, I don't remember where.
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> Anyone know proper references for these?
> 
I'm not sure about the first quote, but the second is from "Twilight of the 
Idols". I'm afraid I can't remember exactly where in the book it appears, 
though.
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