Philosophy is the highest music.
Philosophy is to the real world as masturbation is to sex.
I've always been interested in all sorts of things. Art, physics, history, philosophy, math -- they're all interesting. Making games just seems like a way to bring all these seemingly unrelated things together.
To have no time for philosophy is to be a true philosopher.
Europe was created by history. America was created by philosophy.
Philosophy is common sense with big words.
Philosophy: A route of many roads leading from nowhere to nothing.
Philosophy is not a theory but an activity.
Until the philosophy which holds one race superior and another inferior is finally and permanently discredited and abandoned, everywhere is war and until there are no longer first-class and second-class citizens of any nation, until the color of a man's skin is of no more significance than the color of his eyes. And until the basic human rights are equally guaranteed to all without regard to race, there is war. And until that day, the dream of lasting peace, world citizenship, rule of international morality, will remain but a fleeting illusion to be pursued, but never attained... now everywhere is war.
In wonder all philosophy began, in wonder it ends, and admiration fill up the interspace; but the first wonder is the offspring of ignorance, the last is the parent of adoration.
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, and political power and philosophy thus come into the same hands.
I just want to be healthy and happy. I don't want to hurt anybody or make them mad. If that's a philosophy then that's my philosophy.
To teach how to live without certainty and yet without being paralysed by hesitation is perhaps the chief thing that philosophy, in our age, can do for those who study it.
Art for art's sake is a philosophy of the well-fed.
History is Philosophy teaching by examples.
There is more wisdom in your body than in your deepest philosophy.
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
I have gained this from philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do only from fear of the law.
Men are not allowed to think freely about chemistry and biology: why should they be allowed to think freely about political philosophy?
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
My philosophy is the thicker the wood the thicker the sound, the bigger the string the bigger the sound. My smallest string is a 14 gauge.
There is no religion in which everyday life is not considered a prison; there is no philosophy or ideology that does not think that we live in alienation.
To become a popular religion, it is only necessary for a superstition to enslave a philosophy.
Science gives us knowledge, but only philosophy can give us wisdom.
I must study politics and war, that my sons may have the liberty to study mathematics and philosophy, natural history and naval architecture, in order to give their children a right to study painting, poetry, music, architecture, tapestry, and porcelain.