Immanuel Kant

1724 - 1804

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 concern, desires, direction, and women

The desire of a man for a woman is not directed at her because she is a human being, but because she is a woman. That she is a human being is of no concern to him.

Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)

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A Quote by Immanuel Kant on business, philosophy, privacy, reason, and rules

The business of philosophy is not to give rules, but to analyze the private judgments of common reason.

Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)

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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 beginning, knowledge, reason, senses, and understanding

All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.

Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)

Source: Critique of Pure Reason, 1781

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A Quote by Immanuel Kant

We are not rich by what we possess but by what we can do without.

Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)

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A Quote by Immanuel Kant on heaven, laws, mind, thought, and wonder

Two things fill the mind with ever-increasing wonder and awe, the more often and the more intensely the mind of thought is drawn to them: the starry heavens above me and the moral law within me.

Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804)

Source: Critique of Practical Reason

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