Philosophy Quotes

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The owl of Minerva spreads its wings only with the falling of the dusk.

Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

I only know one thing, and that is I know nothing.

Socrates

An intelligent being, is the active principle of all things. One must have renounced all common sense to doubt it, and it is a waste of time to try to prove such self evident truth.

Jean Jacques Rousseau

Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die.

Gautama Buddha

All things have sprung from nothing and are borne forward to infinity. Who can follow out such an astonishing career? The Author of these wonders, and He alone, can comprehend them.

Blaise Pascal

Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.

Plato

Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.

Plato

It is the privilege of true genius, And especially genius who opens up a new path, To make great mistakes with impunity.

Lewis Carrol

To live a creative life, we must lose our fear of being wrong.

Joseph Chilton Pearce

Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.

Albus Dumbledore

Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of our language.

Ludwig Wittgenstein