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There's a difference between a philosophy and a bumper sticker.
Charles M. Schulz
Philosophy finds it an easy matter to vanquish past and future evils, but the present are commonly too hard for it.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
The love of all-inclusiveness is as dangerous in philosophy as in art.
Science gives us knowledge, but only philosophy can give us wisdom.
One may summon his philosophy when they are beaten in battle, not till then.
In Taoist philosophy, 'yin' is the feminine principle, representing the forces of earth, while 'yang' is the masculine principle, representing spirit.
Don't feel embarrassed if you've never heard of William Lane Craig. He parades himself as a philosopher, but none of the professors of philosophy whom I consulted had heard his name, either.
Philosophy will clip an angel's wings.
It is possible to be a master in false philosophy, easier, in fact, than to be a master in the truth, because a false philosophy can be made as simple and consistent as one pleases.
The philosophy of the common man is an old wife that gives him no pleasure, yet he cannot live without her, and resents any aspersions that strangers may cast on her character.
Generally speaking, the errors in religion are dangerous; those in philosophy only ridiculous.
I set forth a humble and inglorious life; that does not matter. You can tie up all moral philosophy with a common and private life just as well as with a life of richer stuff. Each man bears the entire form of man's estate.
Michel de Montaigne
The philosophy behind much advertising is based on the old observation that every man is really two men - the man he is and the man he wants to be.
Christianity is not a theory or speculation, but a life; not a philosophy of life, but a life and a living process.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Philosophy: Unintelligible answers to insoluble problems.
No one's policing their own minds more than an author. You spend a lot of time in your own head analysing what you think about things, and a philosophy comes.
What does mysticism really mean? It means the way to attain knowledge. It's close to philosophy, except in philosophy you go horizontally while in mysticism you go vertically.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of established religion.
As a result of my philosophy, I wasn't even upset about Hitler. I was willing to go to war to knock him off, but I didn't hate him. I hated what he was doing.
Skepticism is the first step on the road to philosophy.
What is your aim in philosophy? To show the fly the way out of the fly-bottle.
The whole philosophy of modern times is to dissolve distinctions between individuals and deal with them as large collections of people. It's essentially self-interested on the part of authority.
I decided to teach because I think that any person who studies philosophy has to be involved actively.
Philosophy is a kind of journey, ever learning yet never arriving at the ideal perfection of truth.
In philosophy, it is not the attainment of the goal that matters, it is the things that are met with by the way.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
C. S. Lewis
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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