The supreme maxim in scientific philosophising is this: wherever possible, logical constructions are to be substituted for inferred entities.
The Greeks put us to shame not only by their simplicity, which is foreign to our age; they are at the same time our rivals, nay, frequently our models, in those very points of superiority from which we seek comfort when regretting the unnatural character of our manners. We see that remarkable people uniting at once fullness of form and fullness of substance, both philosophising and creating, both tender and energetic, uniting a youthful fancy to the virility of reason in a glorious humanity.friedrich von schiller
To philosophise is to learn to die – philosophising is a soaring up to the Godhead – the knowledge of Being as Being.karl jaspers
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