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Through art we can see the reflection of the inner world of an artist.
The Cynics emphasized that true happiness is not found in external advantages such as material luxury, political power, or good health. True happiness lies in not being dependent on such random and fleeting things. And because happiness does not consist in benefits of this kind, it is within everyone's reach. moreover, having once been attained, it can never be lost.
The Russian Intelligentsia is a quite special and peculiar thing; as a spiritual and a social form it existed only in Russia. The Intelligentsia was an idealistic class, a class of people wholly influenced by ideas and ready to face prison, hard labour and death for the sake of their ideas
Duop Chak Wuol
Human beings have never agreed whether or not there is only one universal or sacred divine entity in a supposedly glorious and transcendent place.
As long as mad men think themselves normal, we are either all mad, all normal, or both mad and normal at the same time.
There are two conflicting philosophies that I love: "Everything happens for a reason," as well as "you can change everything that you have control over.
In the end, nothing else matters except the love we have shared.
What life means has individual answers for each of us.
Because we imagine that we are what humanity was divinely destined to become, we assume that our prehistoric ancestors were trying to be us, but just lacked the tools and techniques to succeed. We invest our ancestors with our own predelictions in what seem to us primitive and unevolved forms. As an example of all this, we take it for granted that our religions represent humanity's ultimate and highest spiritual development and expect to find among our ancestors only crude, fumbling harbingers of these religions. We certainly don't expect to find robust, fully developed religions whose expressions are entirely different from ours.
It is impossible to find peace in the world if we can't create peace within ourselves.
Can the sky ever forget his moon?
Part of being of a true existentialist is wanting to be what we make ourselves be by the way we choose to act, as opposed to making excuses for the way we act and regretting it.
İnsanoğlu Tanrı'nın muhitinde ikâmet eder.
I don't waste food, water, money, time and talent.
We all draw a little and compose a little, and none of us have any idea of time or money.
Infect everyone with your smile; it will make the world happy.
If you can’t love yourself, how can you love others? If you can’t forgive yourself, how can you forgive others?
Thoughts have unique beauties you will never able to express it in words.
Spirituality believes in oneness and universal consciousness.
Allen W. Wood
Surely the world will be a better place, at least marginally, if people have a better understanding of Kant and Hegel, if Marx's thought its studied and appreciated, if people gain a better understanding of Fichte, whose philosophy is far more important than people realize.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Love is the spirit of divinity within every man.
The ultimate altruism is nothing but the sacrifice of one’s self for the benefit of others. Love yourself but never forget to be altruistic to others in need.
Escape from the cage of beliefs Spread the wings of love, Now fly in your sky of imagination.
We lock ourselves into our own philosophies, our own religions, our own walks of life, and if we fail, we condemn ourselves and then we get sick.
They all know the truth, that there are only three subjects worth talking about. At least here in these parts," he says, "The weather, which, as they're farmers, affects everything else. Dying and birthing, of both people and animals. And what we eat - this last item comprising what we ate the day before and what we're planning to eat tomorrow. And all three of these major subjects encompass, in one way or another, philosophy, psychology, sociology, anthropology, the physical sciences, history, art, literature, and religion. We get around to sparring about all that counts in life but we usually do it while we're talking about food, it being a subject inseparable from every other subject. It's the table and the bed that count in life. And everything else we do, we do so we can get back to the table, back to the bed.
Lailah Gifty Akita
The knowledge of God’s greatness is joy of the soul.
Michel De Montaigne
Wonder is the foundation of all philosophy; research, the progress; ignorance, the end. There is, by heavens, a strong and generous kind of ignorance that yields nothing, for honour and courage, to knowledge: an ignorance to conceive which needs no less knowledge than to conceive knowledge.
Beware the person who does not realize they have lost their mind, but always embrace the person who does.
I'm in love with a philosophy major, and she doesn't even know I exist. And what's worse, she can prove it.
Live simply, laugh joyfully, love tremendously, and leave silently.
They say, love God, for it is the greatest virtue. I say, love humans, for there is no greater virtue, no greater religion, than the love of humanity.
The future of humanity is that it will come together in Love. This isn't just the most likely outcome — it is inevitable. For humanity is Love personified. The will of Love, then, will naturally define our collective destiny as it was always meant to be, Ab initio.
It might seem that the empirical philosopher is the slave of his material, but that the pure mathematician, like the musician, is a free creator of his world of ordered beauty.
A strong personal philosophy does more than sustain us through the tragedies of life. It also stains us daily in everything we think and do. It gives us optimism and hope.
The most fortunate of us, in our journey through life, frequently meet with calamities and misfortunes which may greatly afflict us; and, to fortify our minds against the attacks of these calamities and misfortunes, should be one of the principal studies and endeavors of our lives.
A great philosophy is not one that passes final judgments and establishes ultimate truth. It is one that causes uneasiness and starts commotion.
The accusation of metaphysics has become in philosophy something like the accusation of being a security risk in the public service. I do not for my part know what is meant by the word 'metaphysics'. The only definition I have found that fits all cases is: 'a philosophical opinion not held by the present author'.
I can't live my life under the sort of "I cannot fail" philosophy, because then every time I do fail, which feels more inevitable than me being perfect all the time, it's going to be soul crushing. And more importantly, I'll never take any risks.
They are a contrast to your own ideations, letting you see the shadows caused by their still rough edges. Without them, everything would just be a flat greyness. -The Malwatch
Almost nothing is as dull as guys who pretend to be soccer experts, they're almost as dull as the poetry ones. All this crazy talk about 'soccer strategies' its just a silly ballgame. Hardly any strategy possible. You either put 4 or 5 guys in the middle of the field, that's about it. And yet they talk about it as if it the most complex philosophical problem ever invented.
Knowledge is beneficial for avoiding and resolving disputes.
Love is an invisible attractive force that is so powerful that it can break a heart without touching it.
The world is administered by rich but it is constructed by poor.
The currency of life is not money but time and love. Remember time is finite, but you are blessed with infinite love.
If origin defines race, then we are all Africans – we are all black.
At the same time shall men hope, but nothing obtain: they shall labor, but their ways shall not prosper.
Often we concentrate on the process and forget the results.
Roger E. Olson
The biblical writers didn't need to say everything; they could assume some things. They didn't anticipate a day when even Jews and Christians would fall under influences of non-biblical religions, philosophies, and worldviews, to the extent that is now the case in our pluralistic culture and society.
Whether a religion is of peace or violence should be defined by the actions of its people, not by some books.
The position of a hero is not for the comparision, it is a reference point