Aphorisms by theme: Philosophy

However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?

Buddha

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By theme : Behavior Philosophy Wisdom
Nothing is great or little otherwise than by comparison.

Jonathan Swift

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By theme : Philosophy Psychology Wisdom
The charm of history and its enigmatic lesson consist in the fact that, from age to age, nothing changes and yet everything is completely different.

Aldous Huxley

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By theme : History Philosophy
Man is the only creature that refuses to be what he is.

Albert Camus

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By theme : Men Philosophy
It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop.

Confucius

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By theme : Philosophy Wisdom
In nature we never see anything isolated, but everything in connection with something else which is before it, beside it, under it and over it.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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By theme : Nature Philosophy
One can be the master of what one does, but never of what one feels.

Gustave Flaubert

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By theme : Business Feelings Philosophy
All that we are is the result of what we have thought. The mind is everything. What we think we become.

Buddha

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By theme : Philosophy Thought
Real is what can be measured.

Max Planck

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By theme : Philosophy Reason Science
The man of power is ruined by power, the man of money by money, the submissive man by subservience, the pleasure seeker by pleasure.

Hermann Hesse

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By theme : Destiny Person Philosophy
Better be wise by the misfortunes of others than by your own.

Aesop

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By theme : Philosophy Wisdom
Tolerance is another word for indifference.

William Somerset Maugham

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By theme : Philosophy Psychology Wisdom
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.

Arthur Schopenhauer

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By theme : Happiness Philosophy
A man`s worth has its season, like fruit.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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By theme : Person Philosophy Wisdom
Change alone is unchanging.

Heraclitus

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By theme : Philosophy
The environment is everything that isn`t me.

Albert Einstein

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As a remedy to life in society I would suggest the big city. Nowadays, it is the only desert within our means.

Albert Camus

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By theme : Philosophy Society
Death does not concern us, because as long as we exist, death is not here. And when it does come, we no longer exist.

Epicurus

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By theme : Death Philosophy
Justice is a temporary thing that must at last come to an end; but the conscience is eternal and will never die.

Martin Luther

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By theme : Conscience Philosophy Wisdom
Every positive value has its price in negative terms... the genius of Einstein leads to Hiroshima.

Pablo Picasso

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By theme : Philosophy Wisdom
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