Top Ten Greatest Philosophical Quotes
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1Albert Einstein: Real sign of intelligence isn't knoweldge, it's imagination
2Gandhi: Live simply that others may simply live
3The Book of Job: Remember: life is a breath; Soon I will vanish from your sight. The eye that looks will not see me; You may search but I will be gone. Like a cloud fading in the sky, Man dissolves into death. And never comes home again.
4Socrates: I only know one thing, and that is I know nothing
5Socrate: My advice to you is to get married: Iif you find a good wife you'll be happy; If not, you'll become a philosophe
6Forrest Gump: Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you're gonna get
7Aristotle: Happiness is something final and complete in itself, As being the aim and end of practical activities whatever... Happiness then we define as the active exercise of the mind In conformity with perfect goodness or virtue
8Pascal: It is the heart which perceives God and not the reason. That is what faith is: God perceived by the heart, not the reason
9Albert Camus: It was previously a question Of finding out whether or not life Has to have a meaning to be lived. It now becomes clear, on the contrary That it will be lived all the better if it has no meaning
10Plato: There will be no end to the troubles of states,Or of humanity itself,Till philosophers become kings in this world,Or till those we now call kings and rulers really And truly become philosophers,
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11Bruce Lee: I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times.
12Epicurus: Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.
13Henry David Thoreau: To be a philosopher is not merely to have subtle thoughts, Nor even to found a school, But so to love wisdom as to live according to its dictates, A life of simplicity, independence, magnanimity, and trust
14Walt Disney: Too many people grow up. Thats the trouble with the world... They don't remember what its like to be twelve years old.
15Bruce Lee: Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
16John F. Kennedy: Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
17Albert Camus: If there is one thing one can always yearn for And sometimes attain, it is human love
18Yoda: Do or do not, there is no try.
19Lewis Carrol: It is the privilege of true genius, And especially genius who opens up a new path, To make great mistakes with impunity
20Tupac: Remember through every dark night, there's a brighter day after that.
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