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Victor Hugo

Quote of Victor Hugo - Religions do a useful thing: they...


Biography - Victor Hugo:

French writer, poet and dramatist.
Born: 1802 - Died: 1885
Period:
19th century
Place of birth: France
France

Religions do a useful thing: they narrow God to the limits of man. Philosophy replies by doing a necessary thing: it elevates man to the plane of God.




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Quotes for: philosophy


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Quotes about philosophy:


Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language.
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There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio,
Than are dreamt of in your philosophy.

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To live without philosophizing is properly to have one's eyes closed and never attempt to open them.
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To make light of philosophy is to be a true philosopher.
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Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
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There is more wisdom in your body than in your deepest philosophy.
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Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown.
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Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.
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Hide your life and spread your spirit.
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Truth is like the sun. It casts light on everything but does not let itself stared at.
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How sad to think that nature speaks and mankind doesn't listen.
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Music is noise that thinks.
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