Quotes and Sayings about Philosophy

Quotes and Sayings about Philosophy

Philosophy is basically thinking about thinking. Which sounds like a waste of time, because it is.
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"Put more than one philosopher together and you'll birth an argument," Erlin commented. "A truism I've observed the world over. In fact, I once saw one argue with himself, it got quite violent in the end."
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Plato is my friend; Aristotle is my friend, but my greatest friend is truth.
Philosophy is dead. Scientists have become the bearers of the torch of discovery in our quest for knowledge.
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In philosophy if you aren't moving at a snail's pace you aren't moving at all.
If you're concious, you exist. Philosophy Science 101 motherf*ckers.
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Plato is my friend; Aristotle is my friend, but my greatest friend is truth.

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We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
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The first gulp from the glass of natural sciences will turn you into an atheist, but at the bottom of the glass God is waiting for you.
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Faith and science, I have learned, are two sides of the same coin, separated by an expanse so small, but wide enough that one side can't see the other. They don't know they are connected.
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Every kid starts out as a natural-born scientist, and then we beat it out of them. A few trickle through the system with their wonder and enthusiasm for science intact.
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To be a scientist is to be naive.
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People think of science as rolling back the mystery of God. I look at science as slowly creeping toward the mystery of God.
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All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.
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An adult scientist is a kid who never grew up.
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No one undertakes research in physics with the intention of winning a prize. It is the joy of discovering something no one knew before.
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We build too many walls and not enough bridges.
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I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies, but not the madness of people.
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Genius is patience.
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Lies are comforting. Truth is painful.
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Which is worse: A lie that draws a smile or a truth that draws a tear?
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To appreciate the beauty of a snowflake it is necessary to stand out in the cold.
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It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.
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Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.
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Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.
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"Mercy is the sweetest wine and the bitterest wormwood," Eliss, the mother, said. "For it rewards the merciful and shames the guilty."
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Is a lie really a lie if it is honestly believed?
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War is always an adventure to those who've never seen it.
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A fool is any man who doesn't think he's a fool.
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The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.
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Quiet people have the loudest minds.
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Anything that consoles is fake.
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