116 Greatest Quotes About Philosophical
The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion.
Two things awe me most, the starry sky above me and the moral law within me.
Having power is not nearly as important as what you choose to do with it.
Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.
Take no thought of who is right or wrong or who is better than. Be not for or against.
If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try.
We do not know what we want and yet we are responsible for what we are - that is the fact.
Everything that happens happens as it should, and if you observe carefully, you will find this to be so.
Republics decline into democracies and democracies degenerate into despotisms.
The most important thing you do everyday you live is deciding not to kill yourself.
When the mind is thinking it is talking to itself.
You need Power, only when you want to do something harmful otherwise Love is enough to get everything done.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempest.
If you remember me, then I don't care if everyone else forgets.
To hate, to love, to think, to feel, to see; all this is nothing but to perceive.
There is no more miserable human being than one in whom nothing is habitual but indecision.
Riches do not exhilarate us so much with their possession as they torment us with their loss.
If man makes himself a worm he must not complain when he is trodden on.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
He who does not desire power is fit to hold it.
The law always limits every power it gives.
Men are by nature merely indifferent to one another; but women are by nature enemies.
If you begin to understand what you are without trying to change it, then what you are undergoes a transformation.
Government has no other end, but the preservation of property.
Whatever is received is received according to the nature of the recipient.
The excessive increase of anything causes a reaction in the opposite direction.
Happy the man who has been able to learn the causes of things.
It is easier to produce ten volumes of philosophical writings than to put one principle into practice.
See one promontory, one mountain, one sea, one river and see all.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
In a philosophical dispute, he gains most who is defeated, since he learns most.
The beginning of wisdom is a definition of terms.
Keep silence for the most part, and speak only when you must, and then briefly.
The desire to be loved is the last illusion. Give it up and you will be free.
Virtue is not left to stand alone. He who practices it will have neighbors.
To endure is the first thing that a child ought to learn, and that which he will have the most need to know.
I see I have made my self a slave to Philosophy.
There is frequently more to be learned from the unexpected questions of a child than the discourses of men.
It is not he who reviles or strikes you who insults you, but your opinion that these things are insulting.
Divide each difficulty into as many parts as is feasible and necessary to resolve it.