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'Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.'


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'It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge that begins with experience.'


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'But although all our knowledge begins with experience, it does not follow that it arises from experience.'


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'It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.'


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'It is not God's will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy.'


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'Morality is not the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.'


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'Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.'


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'All the interests of my reason, speculative as well as practical, combine in the three following questions: 1. What can I know? 2. What ought I to do? 3. What may I hope?'


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'What can I know? What ought I to do? What can I hope?'


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'Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.'


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'Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.'


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'All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.'


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'I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.'


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'Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.'


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'It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge that begins with experience.'


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'Intuition and concepts constitute... the elements of all our knowledge, so that neither concepts without an intuition in some way corresponding to them, nor intuition without concepts, can yield knowledge.'


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'But although all our knowledge begins with experience, it does not follow that it arises from experience.'


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'He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.'


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'Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.'


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'Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.'


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'Even philosophers will praise war as ennobling mankind, forgetting the Greek who said: 'War is bad in that it begets more evil than it kills.''


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'Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.'

 

 

 

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