Life must be understood backwards; but... it must be lived forward.
Quote by Soren Kierkegaard
Soren Kierkegaard Quotes
Listen to the cry of a woman in labor at the hour of giving birth...
I see it all perfectly; there are two possible situations - one can either do...
Never cease loving a person, and never give up hope for him, for even the...
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they...
Irony is a disciplinarian feared only by those who do not know it, but cherished...
The tyrant dies and his rule is over, the martyr dies and his rule begins.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
Old age realizes the dreams of youth: look at Dean Swift; in his youth he...
Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it.
Adversity draws men together and produces beauty and harmony in lifes relationships, just as the...
The highest and most beautiful things in life are not to be heard about, nor...
What our age lacks is not reflection, but passion.
Be that self which one truly is.
Don't forget to love yourself.
Take it and return it: the kiss of love
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take...
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
Because of its tremendous solemnity death is the light in which great passions, both good...