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An army of philosophers would not be sufficient to change the nature of error and to make it truth.
A pessimist sees only the dark side of the clouds and mopes; a philosopher sees both sides and shrugs; an optimist doesn't see the clouds at all - he's walking on them.
A couturier must be an architect for design, a sculptor for shape, a painter for color, a musician for harmony, and a philosopher for temperance.
There was never yet philosopher that could endure the toothache patiently
Be a philosopher but, amid all your philosophy be still a man.
Every good mathematician is at least half a philosopher, and every good philosopher is at least half a mathematician.
The various modes of worship which prevailed in the Roman world were all considered by the people as equally true; by the philosopher as equally false; and by the magistrate as equally useful.
To be a colored man in America ... and enjoy it, you must be greatly daring, greatly stolid, greatly humorous and greatly sensitive. And at all times a philosopher.
All are sure in their days except the most wise ... He is the wisest philosopher who holds his theory with some doubt.
A philosopher who is not taking part in discussions is like a boxer who never goes into the ring.
Anyway, there is a lot of really interesting work going on in the neuroscience and psychology of consciousness, and I would love to see philosophers become more closely involved with this.
The best physician is also a philosopher.
No philosophers so thoroughly comprehend us as dogs and horses.
A man who leaves home to mend himself and others is a philosopher; but he who goes from country to country, guided by the blind impulse of curiosity, is a vagabond.
The philosophers are wrong: it is not words that kill, it is silence.
When I look upon seamen, men of science and philosophers, man is the wisest of all beings; when I look upon priests and prophets nothing is as contemptible as man.
Those who are wise won't be busy, and those who are too busy can't be wise.
The poets and philosophers before me discovered the unconscious; what I discovered was the scientific method by which the unconscious can be studied.
Because philosophy arises from awe, a philosopher is bound in his way to be a lover of myths and poetic fables. Poets and philosophers are alike in being big with wonder.
And Numenius, the Pythagorean philosopher, expressly writes: 'For what is Plato, but Moses speaking in Attic Greek.'
APHORISM, n. Predigested wisdom. The flabby wine-skin of his brain Yields to some pathologic strain, And voids from its unstored abysm The driblet of an aphorism. "The Mad Philosopher," 1697
I keep reverting (to Duke Ellington), he to me is the greatest ever and my favorite jazz philosopher, as such.
I maintain that to-day many an inventor, many a diplomat, many a financier is a sounder philosopher than all those who practise the dull craft of experimental psychology.
Scientists are explorers. Philosophers are tourists.
The mind is a kind of theater, where several perceptions successively make their appearence; pass, re-pass, glide away, and mingle in an infinite variety of postures and situations.
I feel that we are all philosophers, and that those who describe themselves as a 'philosopher' simply do not have a day job to go to.
That land is a community is the basic concept of ecology, but that land is to be loved and respected is an extension of ethics.
As a doctor I had no choice. As a philosopher I had too many.
I fear that, in the end, the famous debate among materialists, idealists, and dualists amounts to a merely verbal dispute that is more a matter for the linguist than for the speculative philosopher
Philosophers of science have repeatedly demonstrated that more than one theoretical construction can always be placed upon a given collection of data.
If you do not expect the unexpected, you will not recognize it when it arrives.
Like true philosophers I've come to believe that religion is an illusion of childhood, outgrown after proper education.
If someone asks, ‘But what in the end is a philosopher?’ I would say ‘A philosopher is a human being who fights in theory.’
I have a theory that you can make any sentence seem profound by writing the name of a dead philosopher at the end of it.
A philosopher is a fool who torments himself while he is alive, to be talked of after he is dead.
Don't become a philosopher before you become rich.
The philosopher has never killed any priests, whereas the priest has killed a great many philosophers.
You cannot open a book without learning something.
If true happiness depended on the thoughts of man, then all philosophers and deep thinkers would be filled to overflowing with it.
A philosopher once noted that people long for immortality but run out of things to do on a rainy afternoon.
Of what use is a philosopher who doesn't hurt anybody's feelings?
Welcome to a new year at Hogwarts! Before we begin our banquet, I would like to say a few words. And here they are: Nitwit! Blubber! Oddment! Tweak!
You will not find the warrior, the poet, the philosopher or the Christian by staring into his eyes as if he were your mistress: better fight beside him, read with him, argue with him, pray with him.
Many men talk like philosophers and live like fools.
He who has lived as a true philosopher has reason to be of good cheer when he is about to die, and that after death he may hope to receive the greatest good in the other world.
Jesus came into this world not as a philosopher or a general but as a carpenter. All work matters to God.
The pipe draws wisdom from the lips of the philosopher, and shuts up the mouth of the foolish; it generates a style of conversation, contemplative, thoughtful, benevolent, and unaffected.
Scholars have long known that fishing eventually turns men into philosophers. Unfortunately, it is almost impossible to buy decent tackle on a philosopher's salary.
I can easily teach people to be gardeners, and from them, once they know how to garden, you'll get a philosopher.
A philosopher who says, 'There are no truths, only interpretations,' risks the retort: 'Is that true, or only an interpretation?'