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Quotes tagged as "philosophy-quotes" (showing 1-30 of 485)
“Expressing doubt is how we begin a journey to discover essential truths.”
Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

Matshona Dhliwayo
“Who are you?" the little boy asked the voice.
"I am time," the voice replied.
"Who is time?" he curiously inquired.
"I am the past which comes to teach you.
I am the present which comes to bless you.
I am the future which comes to reward you.”
Matshona Dhliwayo

“The universal story is composed of segments of anxiety, disappointment, profanity, prayers, heartache, tragedy, and despair.”
Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

Eraldo Banovac
“Do not choose friends who only flatter you, but who understand you. True friendship implies willingness to speak frankly, to point out the mistakes we made and to exchange opinions freely.”
Eraldo Banovac

Eraldo Banovac
“What is true pleasure? It depends primarily on the given situation. For example, drinking fresh water is true pleasure for someone in the desert.”
Eraldo Banovac

Elizabeth Goudge
“It was not the size of things that mattered but their perfection, it was not what one had that was important, but what one made.”
Elizabeth Goudge, A City of Bells

Eraldo Banovac
“Friendship can thrive only where there is no self-interest involved.”
Eraldo Banovac

Eraldo Banovac
“Trying to make everyone happy is equally illusionary as drilling holes in the water.”
Eraldo Banovac

Eraldo Banovac
“Interestingly, very few people have a clear idea on how to improve the quality of life.”
Eraldo Banovac

Stanley Goldyn
“Written words are the windows to an author's soul.”
Stanley Goldyn

Eraldo Banovac
“There are moments in life when we must say 'No' even to friends. Regardless of hard feelings in such moments, we would suffer too much to follow them along the wrong way.”
Eraldo Banovac

Eraldo Banovac
“If you intend to evaluate how your knowledge is applicable, transfer it to others.”
Eraldo Banovac

Anthony Marais
“Those who take thinking seriously have a serious problem—ignorance and arrogance commingle.”
Anthony Marais, Delusionism

Eraldo Banovac
“Being indifferent is an effective weapon against bossing.”
Eraldo Banovac

Eraldo Banovac
“Thinking that we cannot handle new challenging ideas is a dangerous thing that jeopardizes possible progress.”
Eraldo Banovac

Utpal Kant Mishra
“Pathos is the only emotion that is exclusive to human beings but to realise that one must become humane !”
Utpal Kant Mishra

“Spirituality, eventually, must make you free. Especially from your own fancied god-men, isms and gods. If it does not, well then, you're pissing up the wrong tree.”
Fakeer Ishavardas

“Yeah, yeah, I know you take pride in who you are. However, do not pass away without getting What Is. Or you'll die as you are - dumb, as a religious nut. Of course, you may prefer to stay as you are. In that case, best of luck.”
Fakeer Ishavardas

Cornell Woolrich
“That which is so universal as death must be a blessing. And none may escape its benediction.”
Cornell Woolrich, Black Alibi

“A person must discern a sustainable philosophy for living, and his or her purposeful intent must be in harmony with their inner spirit as well as the spirit of the universe.”
Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

Eraldo Banovac
“I believe that the long-lasting progress of human civilization will continue. There will come a time when scientists will make discoveries that are completely unimaginable today.”
Eraldo Banovac

“In order to have mutual love in a relationship, respect and appreciation for each other must also exist.”
Germany Kent

“A little training in philosophy can also help us build robust critical defenses and immunize us against the wiles of pretentious wafflers and snake-oil salesmen.”
Barry Loewer, 30-Second Philosophies: The 50 most thought-provoking philosophies, each explained in half a minute

Eraldo Banovac
“Those who drink from the fountain of knowledge become even more thirsty.”
Eraldo Banovac

Rajasaraswathii
“Eyes are the doors through which the world enters into our mind and the world comes out blended with illusion. Thus, we are the creators of our own world.”
Rajasaraswathii, A Diary to win

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