Quotes on philosophy

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Religion is a man using a divining rod. Philosophy is a man using a pick and shovel.
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Philosophy is just a hobby. You can't open a philosophy factory.
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Dewey Selmon Quotes

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Nobody can have the consolations of religion or philosophy unless he has first experienced their desolations.
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Aldous Huxley Quotes

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Leisure is the mother of Philosophy.
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Thomas Hobbes Quotes

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The point of philosophy is to start with something so simple as not to seem worth stating, and to end with something so paradoxical that no one will believe it.
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Bertrand Russell Quotes

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The natural philosophers are mostly gone. We modern scientists are adding too many decimals.
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Martin H. Fischer Quotes

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Metaphysics is a dark ocean without shores or lighthouse, strewn with many a philosophic wreck.
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Immanuel Kant Quotes

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My definition [of a philosopher] is of a man up in a balloon, with his family and friends holding the ropes which confine him to earth and trying to haul him down.
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Louisa May Alcott Quotes

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A little more than kin, and less than kind.
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William Shakespeare Quotes

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Nothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty. I have never in my life envied a human being who led an easy life. I have envied a great many people who led diffcult lives and led them well.
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Theodore Roosevelt Quotes

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