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Philosophy is nothing but discretion.
– John SeldenRate it:
Philosophy is the child of sorrow
– Praveen VertexRate it:
Philosophy is the highest music.
– PlatoRate it:
Philosophy is the product of wonder.
– Alfred North WhiteheadRate it:
Philosophy is the science which considers truth.
– AristotleRate it:
Philosophy is to the real world as masturbation is to sex.
– Karl MarxRate it:
Philosophy makes the shy people strong and the strong people stronger.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
Philosophy may be dodged, eloquence cannot.
– Edgar QuinetRate it:
Philosophy offers the rather cold consolation that perhaps we and our planet do not actually exist; religion presents the contradictory and scarcely more comforting thought that we exist but that we cannot hope to get anywhere until we cease to exist. Alcohol, in attempting to resolve the contradiction, produces vivid patterns of Truth which vanish like snow in the morning sun and cannot be recalled; the revelations of poetry are as wonderful as a comet in the skies -- and as mysterious. Love, which was once believed to contain the Answer, we now know to be nothing more than an inherited behavior pattern.
– James ThurberRate it:
Philosophy teaches us to bear with equanimity the misfortunes of others.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Philosophy triumphs easily over past evils and future evils but present evils triumph over it.
– La RochefoucauldRate it:
Philosophy triumphs easily over past evils and future evils; but present evils triumph over it.
– Francois De La RochefoucauldRate it:
Philosophy! Empty thinking by ignorant conceited men who think they can digest without eating!
– Iris MurdochRate it:
Photographing a cake can be art.
– Irving PennRate it:
Photography is a dish best served raw.
– Gennaro SalamoneRate it:
Photography is an art of teleporting the past into the future.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Physical bravery is an animal instinct moral bravery is much higher and truer courage.
– Wendell PhillipsRate it:
Physical concepts are free creations of the human mind, and are not, however it may seem, uniquely determined by the external world.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
Physical deformity, calls forth our charity. But the infinite misfortune of moral deformity calls forth nothing but hatred and vengeance.
– Clarence DarrowRate it:
Physical limitedness can only be surpassed by mental unlimitedness!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Physical pain however great ends in itself and falls away like dry husks from the mind, whilst moral discords and nervous horrors sear the soul.
– Alice JamesRate it:
Physical pleasure is a sensual experience no different from pure seeing or the pure sensation with which a fine fruit fills the tongue; it is a great unending experience, which is given us, a knowing of the world, the fullness and the glory of all knowing. And not our acceptance of it is bad; the bad thing is that most people misuse and squander this experience and apply it as a stimulant at the tired spots of their lives and as distraction instead of a rallying toward exalted moments.
– Rainer Maria RilkeRate it:
Physically you are identical with and inseparable from the cosmic material substance, and socially you are inseparable from the large mass of humanity.
– Swami KrishnanandaRate it:
Physically, man is a dwarf; mentally, man is a giant!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Physicists like to think that all you have to do is say, these are the conditions, now what happens next
– Richard FeynmanRate it:

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