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Letter "P" » philosopher
«All are lunatics, but he who can analyze his delusions is called a philosopher.»
«A pessimist only sees the dark side of the clouds, and mopes; a philosopher sees both sides and shrugs; an optimist doesn't see the clouds at all--he's walking on them.»
Author: Leonard L. Levinson
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«All are lunatics, but he who can analyze his delusion is called a philosopher.»
«According to the saying of an ancient philosopher, one should eat to live, and not live to eat»
«By all means marry. If you get a good wife, you'll be happy. If you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher...and that is a good thing for any man.»
«Because philosophy arises from awe, a philosopher is bound in his way to be a lover of myths and poetic fables. Poets and philosophers are alike in being big with wonder.»
Author: St. Thomas Aquinas
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«Can an ass be tragic? To perish under a burden one can neither bear nor throw off? The case of the philosopher.»
«A dog has the soul of a philosopher.»
«A man may be the greatest philosopher in the world but a child in RELIGION. When a man has developed a high state of spirituality he can understand that the kingdom of heaven is within him.»
«For there was never yet a philosopher - that could endure the toothache patiently»