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Petty fears and petty pleasures are but the shadow of reality.
– Henry David Thoreau, Walden
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Pezzo di merda! Vorrei solo che avessi sofferto di più! Hai avuto la fine che meritavi! Spero che bru- (Piece of shit! I only wished you'd suffered more! You met the fate you deserved!
– Ezio Auditore da Firenze
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Philanthropic people lose all sense of Humanity, it is their distinguishing characteristic.
– Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Grey
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Philanthropy is the refuge of rich people who wish to annoy their fellow creatures.
– Oscar Wilde
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Philosopher A lover of wisdom, which is to say, Truth.
– Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
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Philosophers call God the great unknown The great misknown is more like it!
– Joseph Roux
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Philosophers say a great deal about what is absolutely necessary for science, and it is always, so far as one can see, rather naive, and probably wrong.
– Richard Feynman
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Philosophers should consider the fact that the greatest happiness principle can easily be made an excuse for a benevolent dictatorship. We should replace it by a more modest and more realistic principle - the principle that the fight against avoidable misery should be a recognized aim of public policy, while the increase of happiness should be left, in the main, to private initiative.
– Karl Popper
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Philosophy always requires something more, requires the eternal, the true, in contrast to which even the fullest existence as such is but a happy moment.
– Søren Kierkegaard
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Philosophy consists very largely of one philosopher arguing that all others are jackasses. He usually proves it, and I should add that he also usually proves that he is one himself.
– H.L. Mencken
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Philosophy does not regard pedigree, she received Plato not as a noble, but she made him one.
– Seneca the Younger
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Philosophy goes no further than probabilities, and in every assertion keeps a doubt in reserve.
– James Anthony Froude
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Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language.
– Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Philosophy is a game with objectives and no rules. Mathematics is a game with rules and no objectives.
– Anonymous
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Philosophy is a study that lets us be unhappy more intelligently.
– Anonymous
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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.
– Plato
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Philosophy is for those, who feel that they can think beyond their thoughts
– Loachild
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Philosophy is nothing but discretion.
– John Selden
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Philosophy is the child of sorrow
– Praveen Vertex
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Philosophy is the highest music.
– Plato
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Philosophy is the product of wonder.
– Alfred North Whitehead
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Philosophy is the science which considers truth.
– Aristotle
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Philosophy is to the real world as masturbation is to sex.
– Karl Marx
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Philosophy makes the shy people strong and the strong people stronger.
– Vikrant Parsai
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Philosophy may be dodged, eloquence cannot.
– Edgar Quinet
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