Found 47 quotes starting with PH:

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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Philosopher, observer, scholar of our time; Original creator accepting no blunders, Emphasizing the gala of the pen, he ponders The tomes of literary jewels for life's rime!
– Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
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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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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 Thurber
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Philosophy teaches us to bear with equanimity the misfortunes of others.
– Oscar Wilde
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Philosophy triumphs easily over past evils and future evils but present evils triumph over it.
– La Rochefoucauld
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Philosophy triumphs easily over past evils and future evils; but present evils triumph over it.
– Francois De La Rochefoucauld
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Philosophy! Empty thinking by ignorant conceited men who think they can digest without eating!
– Iris Murdoch
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Photographing a cake can be art.
– Irving Penn
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Photography is a dish best served raw.
– Gennaro Salamone
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Photography is an art of teleporting the past into the future.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Physical bravery is an animal instinct moral bravery is much higher and truer courage.
– Wendell Phillips
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Physical concepts are free creations of the human mind, and are not, however it may seem, uniquely determined by the external world.
– Albert Einstein
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Physical deformity, calls forth our charity. But the infinite misfortune of moral deformity calls forth nothing but hatred and vengeance.
– Clarence Darrow
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Physical limitedness can only be surpassed by mental unlimitedness!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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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 James
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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 Rilke
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Physically you are identical with and inseparable from the cosmic material substance, and socially you are inseparable from the large mass of humanity.
– Swami Krishnananda
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Physically, man is a dwarf; mentally, man is a giant!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Physicists like to think that all you have to do is say, these are the conditions, now what happens next
– Richard Feynman
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Physicists like to think that all you have to do is say, these are the conditions, now what happens next?
– Richard Feynman
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Physics does not change the nature of the world it studies, and no science of behavior can change the essential nature of man, even though both sciences yield technologies with a vast power to manipulate their subject matters.
– B. F. Skinner
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Physics is becoming so unbelievably complex that it is taking longer and longer to train a physicist. It is taking so long, in fact, to train a physicist to the place where he understands the nature of physical problems that he is already too old to solve them.
– Eugene Paul Wigner
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Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do it.
– Richard Feynman
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Physics is the science of all the tremendously powerful invisibilities - of magnetism, electricity, gravity, light, sound, cosmic rays. Physics is the science of the mysteries of the universe. How could anyone think it dull?
– Dick Francis, Twice Shy
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Physics is to math what sex is to masturbation.
– Richard Feynman
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