Originally Posted by lbcgav
A friend of mine used to say Nietsche is not a philosopher but a poet.
He often wrote in metaphor, particularly in Zarathustra. Most philosophers write so badly, the one's who write well are poets in comparison.
After reading more Nietzsche as well as some of Junger and Schmitt I'm interested in going back to Strauss and seeing what I can get out of it.