Philosophy is life's dry-nurse, who can take care of us - but not suckle us.
Quote by Soren Kierkegaard
What our age lacks is not reflection, but passion.
Not just in commerce but in the world of ideas too our age is putting...
I see it all perfectly; there are two possible situations - one can either do...
Far from idleness being the root of all evil, it is rather the only true...
What kind of power is it that dares intrude between me and my bride, the...
It belongs to the imperfection of everything human that man can only attain his desire...
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
Life must be understood backwards; but... it must be lived forward.
If I were to wish for anything, I should not wish for wealth and power,...
The present generation, wearied by its chimerical efforts, relapses into complete indolence. Its condition is...
Just as in earthly life lovers long for the moment when they are able to...
Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it.
People understand me so poorly that they don't even understand my complaint about them not...
Never cease loving a person, and never give up hope for him, for even the...
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
The tyrant dies and his rule is over, the martyr dies and his rule begins
Concepts, like individuals, have their histories and are just as incapable of withstanding the ravages...
Patience is necessary, and one cannot reap immediately where one has sown.
Trouble is the common denominator of living. It is the great equalizer.