Paul Tillich

Paul Tillich

German Protestant theologist, philosopher

Lived from: 1886-1965

Category: Philosophers

Quotes: Paul Tillich

Quotes 1 till 11 of 11.

1
  • Paul Tillich
    Paul Tillich
    - +
     0
    Depression is rage spread thin.
  • Paul Tillich
    Paul Tillich
    - +
     0
    Every act of courage is a manifestation of the ground of being, however questionable the content of the act may be.
  • Paul Tillich
    Paul Tillich
    - +
     0
    He who knows about depth knows about God.
    Source: The shaking of the foundations
  • Paul Tillich
    Paul Tillich
    - +
     0
    I hope for the day when everyone can speak again of God without embarrassment.
  • Paul Tillich
    Paul Tillich
    - +
     0
    I loved thee beautiful and kind, And plighted an eternal vow; So altered are thy face and mind, t'were perjury to love thee now!
  • Paul Tillich
    Paul Tillich
    - +
     0
    Language has created the word loneliness to express the pain of being alone, and the word solitude to express the glory of being alone.
  • Paul Tillich
    Paul Tillich
    - +
     0
    One cannot remove anxiety by arguing it away.
  • Paul Tillich
    Paul Tillich
    - +
     0
    Our language has wisely sensed the two sides of being alone. It has created the word loneliness to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word solitude to express the glory of being alone.
  • Paul Tillich
    Paul Tillich
    - +
     0
    Religion is the state of being grasped by an ultimate concern, a concern which qualifies all other concerns as preliminary and which itself contains the answer to the question of a meaning of our life.
  • Paul Tillich
    Paul Tillich
    - +
     0
    The first duty of love is to listen.
  • Paul Tillich
    Paul Tillich
    - +
     0
    We can speak without voice to the trees and the clouds and the waves of the sea. Without words they respond through the rustling of leaves and the moving of clouds and the murmuring of the sea.
1