Quotes by philosophy
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Roman philosopher 50-130 AD
All philosophy lies in two words, sustain and abstain.
French priest, writer and lecturer 1866-1954
All serious conversations gravitate towards philosophy.
American academic and social critic 1947-
All the genres of philosophy, science, high art, athletics and politics were invented by men. But by the Promethean law of conflict and capture, woman has a right to seize what she will and vie with man on her own terms.Source: Sexual Personae: Art and Decadence from Nefertiti to Emily Dickinson (1990)
American modern dancer and choreographer 1894-1991
America does not concern itself now with Impressionism. We own no involved philosophy. The psyche of the land is to be found in its movement. It is to be felt as a dramatic force of energy and vitality. We move; we do not stand still. We have not yet arrived at the stock-taking stage.
English poet 1572-1632
And new Philosophy calls all in doubt, the element of fire is quite put out; the Sun is lost, and the earth, and no mans wit can well direct him where to look for it.
American writer 1891-1980
Any genuine philosophy leads to action and from action back again to wonder, to the enduring fact of mystery.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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 ill provider.
French artist 1848-1903
Art requires philosophy, just as philosophy requires art. Otherwise, what would become of beauty?
American psychologist 1913-2007
As a result of my philosophy, I wasn't even upset about Hitler. I was willing to go to war to knock him off, but I didn't hate him. I hated what he was doing.
As a system of philosophy it is not like the Tower of Babel, so daring its high aim as to seek a shelter against God's anger; but it is like a pyramid poised on its apex.
Irish singer, songwriter, philanthropist, activist and businessman 1960-
At the heart of the Irish economy has always been the philosophy of tax competitiveness. On the cranky left, that is very annoying; I can see that.
Scottish Philosopher, Historian 1711-1776
Be a philosopher, but, amidst all your philosophy, be still a man.
St. Thomas Aquinas
Italian Dominican friar and Catholic priest 1225-1274
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.
American journalist, author, venture capitalist 1985-
Building a successful company (or living a happy life, for that matter) is not about embracing someone else's philosophy, but staying true to your own beliefs about the world and learning from the mistakes you make along the way.
English writer and poet 1819-1880
But human experience is usually paradoxical, that means incongruous with the phrases of current talk or even current philosophy.
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