> Topic Index > P - Topics > Philosophy Quotes

Philosophy Quotes


These are some of the best 'Philosophy' quotations and sayings.

Pages: 12345Next

A little philosophy inclineth men's minds to atheism; but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds to religion; for while the mind of man looketh upon second causes scattered, it may sometimes rest in them, and go no further.-But when it beholdeth the chain of them, confederate and linked together, it must needs fly to Providence and Deity.

A man of business may talk of philosophy; a man who has none may practice it.

Admiration is the foundation of all philosophy; investigation the progress; and ignorance the end.

Adversity's sweet milk, philosophy.

All philosophies, if you ride them home, are nonsense, but some are greater nonsense than others.

All philosophy lies in two words: Sustain and Abstain

An image of thought called philosophy has been formed historically and it effectively stops people from thinking. See quote detail

Be a philosopher but, amid all your philosophy be still a man.

Christianity is a philosophy of principles rather than of rules and so is fitted for universal extension and acceptance.

Every day look at a beautiful picture, read a beautiful poem, listen to some beautiful music, and if possible, say some reasonable thing.

Every philosophy is the philosophy of some stage of life.

Every system of philosophy is little in comparison with Christianity. - Philosophy may expand our ideas of creation, but it neither inspires love to the moral character of the Creator, nor a well-groomed hope of eternal life. - At most, it can only place us on the top of Pisgah, and there, like Moses, we must die; it gives us no possession of the good land. - It is the province of Christianity to add, "All is yours."

For there was never yet philosopher That could endure the toothache patiently.

He who seeks philosophy in divinity, seeks the dead among the living; and he that seeks divinity in philosophy, seeks the living among the dead.

Here is the beginning of philosophy: a recognition of the conflicts between men, a search for their cause, a condemnation of mere opinion .. . and the discovery of a standard of judgement.

I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. Scratch where it itches.

I've developed a new philosophy - I only dread one day at a time.

In North America there is the general belief that everything can be fixed, that life can be fixed up. In Europe, the view is that a lot can't be fixed up and that living properly is not necessarily a question of mastering the technology so much as learning to live gracefully within the constraints that the species invents.

In other words, apart from the known and the unknown, what else is there?

In philosophy an individual is becoming himself.


Pages: 12345Next