“Happy is he who has overcome his ego.”
Reason is immortal, all else is mortal.
Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles.
I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance.
The life which is unexamined is not worth living.
If particulars are to have meaning, there must be universals.
What we call learning is only a process of recollection.
All men by nature desire to know.
Every action must be due to one or other of seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reasoning, anger, or appetite.
He has the most who is most content with the least.
-Diogenes of Sinope
To know nothing is the happiest life.
- Desiderius Erasmus
Imagination decides everything.
- Blaise Pascal
Man is an animal that makes bargains.
- Adam Smith
The history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggle.
- Karl Marx
Act as if what you do makes a difference.
- William James
We only think when we are confronted with problems.
- John Dewey
In so far as a scientific statement speaks of reality, it must be falsifiable.
- Karl Popper
Existence precedes essence.
Life will be lived all the better if it has no meaning.
- Albert Camus
If we choose, we can live in a world of comforting illusion.