The Best Famous Philosophy Quotes

  • 1

    A Favorite of 197 users

    If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself. What isn't part of ourselves doesn't disturb us.

    November 22, 2004 by amanda3000 in Philosophy  ID#:26078
  • 2

    A Favorite of 185 users

    Men are four:
    He who knows not and knows not he knows not, he is a fool—shun him;
    He who knows not and knows he knows not, he is simple—teach him;
    He who knows and knows not he knows, he is asleep—wake him;
    He who knows and knows he knows, he is wise—follow him!

    June 16, 2004 by modan in Philosophy  ID#:18742
  • 3

    A Favorite of 104 users

    God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.

    May 30, 2002 by magpie in Philosophy  ID#:4090
  • 4

    A Favorite of 64 users

    Is all that we see or seem
    But a dream within a dream?

    June 30, 2004 by DarkenPoetsBlade in Philosophy  ID#:19515
  • 5

    A Favorite of 26 users

    He who fights with monsters should look to it that he himself does not become a monster.

    June 30, 2004 by DarkenPoetsBlade in Philosophy  ID#:19520
  • 6

    A Favorite of 23 users

    There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.

    July 30, 2004 by pras in Philosophy  ID#:20860
  • 7

    A Favorite of 9 users

    The richest man is the one who feels rich enough.

    March 18, 2006 by Leonid_S.Sukhorukov in Philosophy  ID#:66055
  • 8

    A Favorite of 8 users

    All things being arbitrary, only arbitrary things matter.

    September 7, 2002 by Anonymous in Philosophy  ID#:4985
  • 9

    A Favorite of 8 users

    "...What we are doing will not fade like the sunset. It will not wash away like the waves on the sand."

    "Each sunset, each wave is something to see once and never see again. Is that not special too?"

    May 16, 2004 by Fated-Shadows in Philosophy  ID#:17359
  • 10

    A Favorite of 6 users

    If the world should blow itself up, the last audible voice would be that of an expert saying it can't be done.

    May 6, 2004 by nobodygirl in Philosophy  ID#:16934