Category: Soren Kierkegaard

“The thinker without a paradox is like a lover without feeling.”

“The thinker without a paradox is like a lover without feeling.”

Søren Kierkegaard, Philosophical Fragments

“Which is more difficult, to awaken one who sleeps or to awaken…

“Which is more difficult, to awaken one who sleeps or to awaken one who, awake, dreams that he is awake?” – Soren Kierkegaard

“It is true and always will be true that virtue is the highest…

“It is true and always will be true that virtue is the highest wisdom.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“The world can be possessed only by its possessing me, and this…

“The world can be possessed only by its possessing me, and this in turn is the way it possesses the person who has won the world.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“It is no doubt difficult to give a definition of inwardness.” –…

“It is no doubt difficult to give a definition of inwardness.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“The greatest hazard of all, losing one’s self, can occur…

“The greatest hazard of all, losing one’s self, can occur very quietly in the world, as if it were nothing at all.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“It is the duty of the human understanding to understand that…

“It is the duty of the human understanding to understand that there are things which it cannot understand, and what those things are.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“All comparison is worldly, all emphasis upon it is a worldly…

“All comparison is worldly, all emphasis upon it is a worldly attachment in the service of vanity.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“One can advise comfortably from a safe port.” – Soren…

“One can advise comfortably from a safe port.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“Without risk, faith is an impossibility.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“Without risk, faith is an impossibility.” – Soren Kierkegaard