Immanuel Kant

1724 - 1804

A Quote by Immanuel Kant on possessions, power, and reason

The possession of power unavoidably spoils the free use of reason.

Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)

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A Quote by Immanuel Kant on laws, maxims, and time

Act only on that maxim whereby thou canst at the same time will that it should become a universal law.

Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)

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A Quote by Immanuel Kant on faith, knowledge, limits, and order

I had to set limits to knowledge in order to make place for faith.

Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)

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A Quote by Immanuel Kant on ethics, guilt, and laws

In law a man is guilty when he violates the rights of others. In ethics he is guilty if he only thinks of doing so.

Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)

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A Quote by Immanuel Kant on children, life, patience, time, and truth

Have patience awhile; slanders are not long-lived. Truth is the child of time; ere long she shall appear to vindicate thee.

Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)

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A Quote by Immanuel Kant on animals, love, and observation

The more we come in contact with animals and observe their behaviour, the more we love them, for we see how great is their care of the young.

Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)

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A Quote by Immanuel Kant on birth, death, and reality

The death of dogma is the birth of reality.

Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)

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A Quote by Immanuel Kant on happiness and morality

Morality is not really the doctrine of how to make ourselves happy but of how we are to be worthy of happiness.

Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)

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A Quote by Immanuel Kant on limits, peace, purpose, reason, and science

The universal and lasting establishment of peace constitutes not merely a part, but the whole final purpose and end of the science of right as viewed within the limits of reason.

Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)

Source: The Science of Right

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A Quote by Immanuel Kant on conscience and prudence

Prudence reproaches; conscience accuses.

Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)

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