"Philosophy is at once the most sublime and the most trivial of human pursuits."
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"If this is philosophy it is at any rate a philosophy that is not in its right mind."
"When philosophers try to be politicians they generally cease to be philosophers."
"I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full and scratch where it itches."
"In Plato's opinion, man was made for philosophy; in Bacon's opinion, philosophy was made for man."
"There is no philosophy without the art of ignoring objections."
"There is no record in history of a happy philosopher."
"Philosophy is doubt."
"Philosophy! Empty thinking by ignorant conceited men who think they can digest without eating!"
"In philosophy if you aren't moving at a snail's pace you aren't moving at all."
"Plato was a bore."
"Every philosophy is the philosophy of some stage of life."
"To have no time for philosophy is to be a true philosopher."
"Apart from the known and the unknown, what else is there?"
"Many talk like philosophers yet live like fools."
"Philosophy may be dodged, eloquence cannot."
"Your philosophy determines whether you will go for the disciplines or continue the errors."
"Take from the philosopher the pleasure of being heard and his desire for knowledge ceases."
"Philosophers call God the great unknown The great misknown is more like it!"
"Bad philosophers may have a certain influence; good philosophers, never."
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