Philosophy! Empty thinking by ignorant conceited men who think they can digest without eating!
Quote by Iris Murdoch
Iris Murdoch Quotes
Art is the final cunning of the human soul which would rather do anything than...
Being good is just a matter of temperament in the end.
Moralistic is not moral. And as for truth - well, it's like brown - it's...
Writing is like getting married. One should never commit oneself until one is amazed at...
In almost every marriage there is a selfish and an unselfish partner. A pattern is...
The priesthood is a marriage. People often start by falling in love, and they go...
One doesn't have to get anywhere in a marriage. It's not a public conveyance.
I daresay anything can be made holy by being sincerely worshipped.
Human affairs are not serious, but they have to be taken seriously.
Literature could be said to be a sort of disciplined technique for arousing certain emotions.
A bad review is even less important than whether it is raining in Patagonia.
I see myself as Rhoda, not Mary Tyler Moore.
We live in a fantasy world, a world of illusion. The great task in life...
Perhaps when distant people on other planets pick up some wavelength of ours all they...
We can only learn to love by loving.
In philosophy if you aren't moving at a snail's pace you aren't moving at all.
Between saying and doing, many a pair of shoes is worn out.
Falling out of love is very enlightening. For a short while you see the world...
Worst feelings: Crying yourself to sleep, being ignored, discovering the person you love loves someone...
Falling out of love is hard, falling for betrayal is worst.