86 Quotes About Philosophy

  • "Poetry too is a little incarnation, giving body to what had been before invisible and inaudible."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Philosophy


  • "Consciousness is either inexplicable illusion, or else revelation."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Philosophy


  • "Let it not be said that I have said nothing new. The arrangement of the material is new."

    - Blaise Pascal
    Topics: Philosophy


  • "If we must not act save on a certainty, we ought not to act on religion, for it is not certain. But how many things we do on an uncertainty, sea voyages, battles!"

    - Blaise Pascal
    Topics: Philosophy


  • "Men go abroad to wonder at the heights of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea, at the long courses of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motions of the stars, and they pass by themselves without wondering."

    - Augustine
    Topics: Philosophy, Men, Nature


  • "When we see a natural style, we are astonished and charmed; for we expected to see an author, and we find a person."

    - Blaise Pascal
    Topics: Philosophy


  • "Who can map out the various forces at play in one soul? Man is a great depth, O Lord. The hairs of his head are easier by far to count than his feeling, the movements of his heart."

    - Augustine
    Topics: Philosophy


  • "The secularists, the humanists, the liberals--those who have no use for God--continue to do what they want to do, not realizing that their philosophy is flawed and will fail. One day it will be too late for many of them."

    - Shelton Smith
    Topics: Humanism, Philosophy


  • "He that is not handsome at 20, nor strong at 30, nor rich at 40, nor wise at 50, will never be handsome, strong, rich or wise."

    - George Herbert
    Topics: Finances, Philosophy


  • "The loftier the building, the deeper must the foundation be laid."

    - Thomas a Kempis
    Topics: Philosophy


  • "Nature is an infinite sphere of which the center is everywhere and the circumference nowhere."

    - Blaise Pascal
    Topics: Philosophy, Nature


  • "What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know."

    - Augustine
    Topics: Philosophy, Time


  • "A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion."

    - Francis Bacon
    Topics: Philosophy, Atheism


  • "Let your discourse with men of business be short and comprehensive."

    - George Washington
    Topics: Philosophy, Business


  • "I doubt if a single individual could be found from the whole of mankind free from some form of insanity. The only difference is one of degree. A man who sees a gourd and takes it for his wife is called insane because this happens to very few people."

    - Desiderius Erasmus
    Topics: Philosophy



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