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Vladimir Jankélévitch

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Biography - Vladimir Jankélévitch:

French philosopher and musicologist.
Born: 1903 - Died: 1985
Period:
20th century
Place of birth: France
France

Quote

If life is ephemeral, the fact of having lived a life which is ephemeral is an eternal fact.
Vladimir Jankélévitch - La Mort




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Si la vie est éphémère, le fait d’avoir vécu une vie éphémère est un fait éternel.”
Vladimir Jankélévitch - La Mort

German
Während das Leben vergänglich ist, ist die Tatsache, ein vergängliches Leben gelebt zu haben, ewig.”
Vladimir Jankélévitch - La Mort




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Death is not an event in life: we do not live to experience death. If we take eternity to mean not infinite temporal duration but timelessness, then eternal life belongs to those who live in the present.”
Ludwig Wittgenstein - Tractatus Logico-philosophicus




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Quotes about life:



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As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.”
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Man arrives a novice at every age of life.”
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There is more to life than increasing its speed.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.”
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Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life.”
Mark Twain - Quotation of uncertain origin
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My life is my message.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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Quotes about eternity:



Quotes for: eternity

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It is found again.
What? Eternity.
It is the sea
Gone with the sun.”

Arthur Rimbaud
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Time, that moving image of an immovable eternity.”
Jean-Baptiste Rousseau
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Be humanity evermore our goal.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.”
Henry David Thoreau - Walden; or, Life in the Woods
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Eternity is like a wheel, which has neither beginning nor end.”
Hildegard of Bingen
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Each day, in itself, brings with it an eternity.”
Paulo Coelho - The Alchemist
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Vladimir Jankélévitch also said...


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We cannot say why. The reason for love is love. The reason for love is that we love.”
Vladimir Jankélévitch
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