Open Road, Philosophical Library

    An-nisa Pratiwihar citeretfor 2 år siden
    “a man can do as he will, but not will as he will,”
    An-nisa Pratiwihar citeretfor 2 år siden
    That a man can take pleasure in marching in formation to the strains of a band is enough to make me despise him.
    An-nisa Pratiwihar citeretfor 2 år siden
    Heroism by order, senseless violence, and all the pestilent nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism—how I hate them! War seems to me a mean, contemptible thing: I would rather be hacked in pieces than take part in such an abominable business.
    An-nisa Pratiwihar citeretfor 2 år siden
    Heroism by order, senseless violence, and all the pestilent nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism—how I hate them! War seems to me a mean, contemptible thing: I would rather be hacked in pieces than take part in such an abominable business.
    An-nisa Pratiwihar citeretfor 2 år siden
    He who knows it not and can no longer wonder, no longer feel amazement, is as good as dead, a snuffed-out candle.
    An-nisa Pratiwihar citeretfor 2 år siden
    ACADEMIC CHAIRS ARE MANY, but wise and noble teachers are few; lecture-rooms are numerous and large, but the number of young people who genuinely thirst after truth and justice is small.
    An-nisa Pratiwihar citeretfor 2 år siden
    Let every man judge according to his own standards, by what he has himself read, not by what others tell him.
    An-nisa Pratiwihar citeretfor 2 år siden
    The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
    An-nisa Pratiwihar citeretfor 2 år siden
    A man’s value to the community depends primarily on how far his feelings, thoughts, and actions are directed towards promoting the good of his fellows.
    An-nisa Pratiwihar citeretfor 2 år siden
    The example of great and pure characters is the only thing that can produce fine ideas and noble deeds. Money only appeals to selfishness and always tempts its owners irresistibly to abuse it.
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