Quotes by philosophy

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  • Al Goldstein
    Al Goldstein
    American pornographer 1936-2013
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    Philosophy is an attempt by man to find cause and effect. Religion has the same goal.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
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    Philosophy is an elegant thing, if anyone modestly meddles with it; but if they are conversant with it more than is becoming, it corrupts them.
  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
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    Philosophy is at once the most sublime and the most trivial of human pursuits.
  • Philosophy is common-sense in a dress suit.
    Source: Philosophy
  • Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    French essayist and philosopher 1533-1592
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    Philosophy is doubt.
  • John Selden
    John Selden
    British Jurist, Statesman 1584-1654
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    Philosophy is nothing but discretion.
  • Alfred N. Whitehead
    Alfred N. Whitehead
    English philosopher and mathematician 1861-1947
    Alfred N. Whitehead
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    Philosophy is the product of wonder.
  • Edgar Quinet
    Edgar Quinet
    French Poet, Historian, Politician 1803-1875
    Edgar Quinet
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    Philosophy may be dodged, eloquence cannot.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    Philosophy when superficially studied, excites doubt, when thoroughly explored, it dispels it.
  • Iris Murdoch
    Iris Murdoch
    Anglo-Irish novelist and philosopher 1919-1999
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    Philosophy! Empty thinking by ignorant conceited men who think they can digest without eating!
  • Nicolas Chamfort
    Nicolas Chamfort
    French writer, journalist and playwright 1741-1794
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    Philosophy, like medicine, has plenty of drugs, few good remedies, and hardly any specific cures.
  • Propaganda replaces moral philosophy.
  • Edward Bulwer-Lytton
    Edward Bulwer-Lytton
    English writer and poet 1803-1873
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    Real philosophy seeks rather to solve than to deny.
  • George Gurdjieff
    George Gurdjieff
    Russian teacher and writer 1873-1949
    George Gurdjieff
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    Religion is doing; a man does not merely think his religion or feel it, he ''lives'' his religion as much as he is able, otherwise it is not religion but fantasy or philosophy.
  • Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
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    Rightly defined philosophy is simply the love of wisdom.
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