The truth is a snare: you cannot have it, without being caught. You cannot have the truth in such a way that you catch it, but only in such a way that it catches you.
Quote by Soren Kierkegaard
It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is...
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
It belongs to the imperfection of everything human that man can only attain his desire...
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
Wisdom is the supreme part of happiness.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you...
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
Not just in commerce but in the world of ideas too our age is putting...
To dare is to lose one's footing momentarily. Not to dare is to lose oneself.
People hardly ever make use of the freedom they have, for example, freedom of thought;...
Love does not alter the beloved, it alters itself.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they...
Love keeps the cold out better than a cloak.
Trouble is the common denominator of living. It is the great equalizer.
The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature...
Listen to the cry of a woman in labor at the hour of giving birth...
It was completely fruitless to quarrel with the world, whereas the quarrel with oneself was...
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...
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.