Category: humanity

“No one loves the man whom he fears.” – Aristotle

“No one loves the man whom he fears.” – Aristotle

“In order to understand the world, one has to turn away from it…

“In order to understand the world, one has to turn away from it on occasion.” – Albert Camus

“Life is short, and truth works far and lives long: let us then…

“Life is short, and truth works far and lives long: let us then speak the truth.” – Arthur Schopenhauer

“There are those who reason well, but they are greatly…

“There are those who reason well, but they are greatly outnumbered by those who reason badly.” – Galileo Galilei

“The life of man is of no greater importance to the universe…

“The life of man is of no greater importance to the universe than that of an oyster.” – David Hume

“Men are born ignorant, not stupid; they are made stupid by…

“Men are born ignorant, not stupid; they are made stupid by education.” – Bertrand Russell

“This is the very perfection of a man, to find out his own…

“This is the very perfection of a man, to find out his own imperfections.” – Augustine

“Thoughts are the shadows of our feelings – always darker,…

“Thoughts are the shadows of our feelings – always darker, emptier, simpler.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

“I measure the strength of a spirit by how much truth it can…

“I measure the strength of a spirit by how much truth it can take.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

“Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs; he alone…

“Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs; he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter.” – Friedrich Nietzsche