Because of its tremendous solemnity death is the light in which great passions, both good and bad, become transparent, no longer limited by outward appearences.
Quote by Soren Kierkegaard
Soren Kierkegaard Quotes
Marriage brings one into fatal connection with custom and tradition, and traditions and customs are...
Irony is a disciplinarian feared only by those who do not know it, but cherished...
Listen to the cry of a woman in labor at the hour of giving birth...
To cheat oneself out of love is the most terrible deception; it is an eternal...
The more a man can forget, the greater the number of metamorphoses which his life...
The tyrant dies and his rule is over, the martyr dies and his rule begins
God creates out of nothing. Wonderful you say. Yes, to be sure, but he does...
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
Trouble is the common denominator of living. It is the great equalizer.
Life can only be understood backwards, but it must be lived forward.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my...
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
There is nothing with which every man is so afraid as getting to know how...
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature...
God gives all to those, who get up early.
God helps those who help themselves.
The Lord recompense thy work, and a full reward be given thee of the Lord...