Philosophical quotes that inspire...

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Postby MagsJ » Fri Sep 18, 2020 10:41 am

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“All things are metaphors.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The possibility of anything we can imagine existing is endless and infinite.. - MagsJ
I haven't got the time to spend the time reading something that is telling me nothing, as I will never be able to get back that time, and I may need it for something at some point in time.. Huh! - MagsJ
You’re suggestions and I, just simply don’t mix.. like oil on water, or a really bad DJ - MagsJ
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Re: Philosophical quotes that inspire...

Postby promethean75 » Sat Oct 03, 2020 3:48 am

"[...] and talk about ownership of the "means of labor" of the proletariat..."

- urwrongx1000
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Re: Philosophical quotes that inspire...

Postby Meno_ » Sat Oct 17, 2020 9:36 am

"Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom"


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Re: Philosophical quotes that inspire...

Postby Meno_ » Sun Oct 25, 2020 5:13 pm

"I mean, maybe I am crazy. I mean, maybe. But if this is all there is, then I don't want to be sane."

Neil Gaiman, Neverwhere (London Below, #1)
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Re: Philosophical quotes that inspire...

Postby Meno_ » Sun Dec 06, 2020 12:12 am

"What is great in man is that he is a bridge and not an end: what can be loved in man is that he is an overture and a going under. ... "I love him who does not hold back one drop of spirit for himself, but wants to be entirely the spirit of his virtue: thus he strides over the bridge as spirit.


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Re: Philosophical quotes that inspire...

Postby Meno_ » Sun Jan 10, 2021 6:04 pm

When the Power of Love Overcomes the Love of Power the World Will Know Peace


Jimi Hendrix




Opening &
Closing
The petals
Of
boundary
Lotus of
Illusion


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Re: Philosophical quotes that inspire...

Postby Meno_ » Tue Jan 12, 2021 7:38 pm

Hell is chalkfull of the best intensions.

Then who needs hell?



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Re: Philosophical quotes that inspire...

Postby promethean75 » Tue Feb 16, 2021 2:34 pm

'The Marxists have only changed the world in various ways. The point, however, is to interpret it.' - Philosopher
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Postby Meno_ » Wed Feb 17, 2021 6:44 pm

"Politics of experience, or experience of politics that is the question"


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Postby Great Again » Wed Feb 17, 2021 7:35 pm

"In the meantime, humans have only ever changed the world in different ways; the important thing is to save it."
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Re: Philosophical quotes that inspire...

Postby Meno_ » Fri Feb 26, 2021 6:20 pm

"How wonderful that we have met with a paradox. Now we have some hope of making progress.’ "

Niels Bohr




"Man is condemned to be free; because once thrown into the world, he is responsible for everything he does."

(Regardless of what he thinks)


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Postby Ecmandu » Sun Apr 04, 2021 5:49 pm

Life moves at the speed of life.

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Re: Philosophical quotes that inspire...

Postby promethean75 » Fri May 07, 2021 4:36 pm

"Stop writing nonsense nobody can understand you wacko."

- polishyouthsipgotbanned (professor of analytics of the linguistic philosophy and ordinary language philosophy program)
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