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Quote Left Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art...It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival. Quote Right
by C S Lewis | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... it has no survival value; rather is one of those things that give value to survival. Quote Right
by C S Lewis | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left How charming is divine philosophy! Not harsh and crabb Quote Right
by John Milton | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Do not all charms fly at the mere touch of cold philosophy? There was an awful rainbow once in heaven: we know her woof, her texture; she is given in the dull catalogue of common things. Philosophy will clip an angel's wings, conquer all mysteries by rule and line, empty the haunted air, and gnome mine unweave a rainbow. Quote Right
by John Keats | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left I believe in the practice and philosophy of what we have agreed to call magic, and what I must call the evocation of spirits, though I do not know what they are, in the power of creating magic illusions in the visions of truth in the depths of the minds when the eyes are closed. Quote Right
by William Butler Yeats | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man have a genius for painting, poetry, music, architecture or philosophy, he makes a bad husband and an i... Quote Right
by Ralph Waldo Emerson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left We do not learn by inference and deduction and the application of mathematics to philosophy, but by direct intercourse and sympathy. Quote Right
by Henry David Thoreau | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Real misanthropes are not found in solitude, but in the real world since it is experience of life, and not philosophy, which produces real hatred of mankind. Quote Right
by Giacomo Leopardi | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left There is no faith, and no stoicism, and no philosophy, that a mortal man can possibly evoke, which will stand the final test of a real impassi... Quote Right
by Herman Melville | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Finding bad reasons for what one believes for other bad reasons - that's philosophy. Quote Right
by Aldous Huxley | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Academe, n.: An ancient school where morality and philosophy were taught. Academy, n.: A modern school where football is taught. Sports Quote Right
by Ambrose Bierce | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Keep me away from the wisdom that does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children. Quote Right
by Kahlil Gibran | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children. Quote Right
by Kahlil Gibran | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, Than are dreamt of in your philosophy. Quote Right
by William Shakespeare | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left A religion, that is, a true religion, must consist of ideas and facts both; not of ideas alone without facts, for then it would be mere Philosophy; -- nor of facts alone without ideas, of which those facts are symbols, or out of which they arise, or upon which they are grounded: for then it would be mere History. Quote Right
by Samuel Taylor Coleridge | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Philosophy will clip an angel's wings. Quote Right
by John Keats | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left My whole working philosophy is that the only stable happiness for mankind is that it shall live married in blessed union to woman-kind - intimacy, physical and psychical between a man and his wife. I wish to add that my state of bliss is by no means perfect. Quote Right
by David Herbert Lawrence | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left There is a desire deep within the soul which drives man from the seen to the unseen, to philosophy and to the divine Quote Right
by Kahlil Gibran | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left You must learn some of my philosophy. Think only of the past as its remembrance gives you pleasure. Quote Right
by Jane Austen | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Philosophy: A route of many roads leading from nowhere to nothing. Quote Right
by Ambrose Bierce | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Religions do a useful thing: they narrow God to the limits of man. Philosophy replies by doing a necessary thing: it elevates man to the plane of God. Quote Right
by Victor Hugo | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy. Quote Right
by William Shakespeare | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Even the poor student studies and is taught only political economy, while that economy of living which is synonymous with philosophy is not ev... Quote Right
by Henry David Thoreau | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Philosophy teaches us to bear with equanimity the misfortunes of others. Quote Right
by Oscar Wilde | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Nature in darkness groans and men are bound to sullen contemplation in the night: restless they turn on beds of sorrow; in their inmost brain feeling the crushing wheels, they rise, they write the bitter words of stern philosophy and knead the bread of knowledge with tears and groans. Quote Right
by William Blake | ...go to quote |
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