Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.
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But the most beautiful of all doubts
Is when the downtrodden and despondent raise their heads and
Stop believing in the strength
Of their oppressors.
Happiness is not easily won; it is hard to find it in ourselves and impossible to find it elsewhere.
Humanity takes itself too seriously. It is the world's original sin. If the caveman had known how to laugh, History would have been different.
Happiness is the goal of philosophy. Or to be more precise, the goal of philosophy is wisdom, and therefore happiness.
To be able to discern what is true as true and what is false as false — this is the mark and character of intelligence.
To live without philosophizing is properly to have one's eyes closed and never attempt to open them.
Act only according to that maxim whereby you can, at the same time, will that it should become a universal law.
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