What is the essence of philosophy, art and living altogether?
Schlegel: “Sehnsuch nach dem Unendlichen” (UA: 521). The Absolute can never be reached and thus man’s longing for a founding knowledge that will grant us all the answers is futile. There are simply no roots nor traditions. The tragic awareness is the only certainty! Schlegel tells us: “Die Skepsis ist ewig (UA: 520).