86 Quotes About Philosophy

  • "The weather and my mood have little connection. I have my foggy and my fine days within me; my prosperity or misfortune has little to do with the matter."

    - Blaise Pascal
    Topics: Philosophy


  • "If we cut up beasts simply because they cannot prevent us and because we are backing our own side in the struggle for existence, it is only logical to cut up imbeciles, criminals, enemies, or capitalists for the same reasons."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Philosophy, Enemies, Struggles


  • "It is the fight alone that pleases us, not the victory."

    - Blaise Pascal
    Topics: Philosophy, Victory


  • "Lovely flowers are the smiles of God's goodness."

    - William Wilberforce
    Topics: Philosophy


  • "The most dangerous criminal now is the entirely lawless modern philosopher. Compared to him, burglars and bigamists are essentially moral men."

    - G.K. Chesterton
    Topics: Philosophy, Crime


  • "Because philosophy arises from awe, a philosopher is bound in his way to be a lover of myths and poetic fables. Poets and philosophers are alike in being big with wonder."

    - Thomas Aquinas
    Topics: Philosophy


  • "The renaissance of Christian philosophy has been accompanied by a resurgence of interest in natural theology, that branch of theology that seeks to prove God's existence apart from divine revelation."

    - William Lane Craig
    Topics: Philosophy, Theology


  • "Memory is the treasure house of the mind wherein the monuments thereof are kept and preserved."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Philosophy


  • "The allegory of a sophist is always screwed; it crouches and bows like a snake, which is never straight, whether she go, creep, or lie still; only when she is dead, she is straight enough."

    - Martin Luther
    Topics: Philosophy


  • "He that will keep a monkey should pay for the glasses he breaks."

    - John Selden
    Topics: Philosophy, Animals


  • "To have no time for philosophy is to be a true philosopher."

    - Blaise Pascal
    Topics: Philosophy


  • "Only the skilled can judge the skillfulness, but that is not the same as judging the value of the result."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Philosophy


  • "Wherefore all theology, when separated from Christ, is not only vain and confused, but is also mad, deceitful, and spurious; for, though the philosophers sometimes utter excellent sayings, yet they have nothing but what is short-lived, and even mixed up with wicked and erroneous sentiments."

    - John Calvin
    Topics: Theology, Philosophy


  • "All architecture is great architecture after sunset; perhaps architecture is really a nocturnal art, like the art of fireworks."

    - G.K. Chesterton
    Topics: Philosophy


  • "How many denominate themselves Christians, though the Christianity they embrace is simply a kind of philosophy of life or of ethics, a few articles of truth, or some supernatural manifestations."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Christians, Philosophy



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