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Immanuel Kant Quotes and Sayings

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Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
- Immanuel Kant

Morality is not the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy,
but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.
- Immanuel Kant

From such crooked wood as that which man is made of,
nothing straight can be fashioned.
- Immanuel Kant

May you live your life as if the maxim of your actions
were to become universal law.
- Immanuel Kant

 

By a lie, a man...
annihilates his dignity as a man.
- Immanuel Kant

Always recognize that human individuals are ends,
and do not use them as means to your end.
- Immanuel Kant

Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
- Immanuel Kant

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Experience without theory is blind, but theory without
experience is mere intellectual play.
- Immanuel Kant

What can I know? What ought I to do? What can I hope?
- Immanuel Kant

He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men.
We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
- Immanuel Kant

But although all our knowledge begins with experience,
it does not follow that it arises from experience.
- Immanuel Kant

Metaphysics is a dark ocean without shores or lighthouse,
strewn with many a philosophic wreck.
- Immanuel Kant

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

Even philosophers will praise war as ennobling mankind,
forgetting the Greek who said: 'War is bad in that
it begets more evil than it kills.'
- Immanuel Kant

Ingratitude is the essence of vileness.
- Immanuel Kant

Out of timber so crooked as that from which man is
made nothing entirely straight can be carved.
- Immanuel Kant

It is not necessary that whilst I live I live happily;
but it is necessary that so long as I live I should live honourably.
- Immanuel Kant

I had therefore to remove knowledge,
in order to make room for belief.
- Immanuel Kant

Act that your principle of action might safely be made
a law for the whole world.
- Immanuel Kant

Seek not the favor of the multitude;
it is seldom got by honest and lawful means.
But seek the testimony of few; and number not voices,
but weigh them.
- Immanuel Kant

If man makes himself a worm he must not complain when he is trodden on.
- Immanuel Kant

Two things awe me most, the starry sky above me and the moral law within me.
- Immanuel Kant

All the interests of my reason, speculative as well as practical,
combine in the three following questions:
1.
What can I know? 2.
What ought I to do? 3.
What may I hope?
- Immanuel Kant

Nothing is divine but what is agreeable to reason.
- Immanuel Kant

Science is organized knowledge.
Wisdom is organized life.
- Immanuel Kant

Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence
without the guidance of another.
- Immanuel Kant

It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge that begins with experience.
- Immanuel Kant

Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
- Immanuel Kant

A categorical imperative would be one which represented
an action as objectively necessary in itself,
without reference to any other purpose.
- Immanuel Kant

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

It is not God's will merely that we should be happy,
but that we should make ourselves happy.
- Immanuel Kant

Happiness is not an ideal of reason,
but of imagination.
- Immanuel Kant

All thought must, directly or indirectly,
by way of certain characters, relate ultimately to intuitions,
and therefore, with us, to sensibility,
because in no other way can an object be given to us.
- Immanuel Kant

Intuition and concepts constitute...
the elements of all our knowledge, so that neither
concepts without an intuition in some way corresponding to them,
nor intuition without concepts, can yield knowledge.
- Immanuel Kant

The only objects of practical reason are therefore those of good and evil.
For by the former is meant an object necessarily desired
according to a principle of reason;
by the latter one necessarily shunned,
also according to a principle of reason.
- Immanuel Kant

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

What we think, we become.
All that we are arises with our thoughts.
With our thoughts, we make the world.
- The Buddha

With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

I am not a slave to my thoughts or emotions.
- Richard Carlson

Grant That I May Radiate Thy Light, Thy Love,
Thy Healing, Thy Joy, and Thy Peace,
to All Those Around Me
and All Those in My Thoughts
This Day and Ever More.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Watch your thoughts, for they become words.
Watch your words, for they become actions.
Watch your actions, for they become habits.
Watch your habits, for they become character.
Watch your character, for it becomes your destiny.
- Anonymous

Nurture your mind with great thoughts,
for you will never go any higher than you think.
- Benjamin Disraeli

A man is but the product of his thoughts -
what he thinks, he becomes.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Your worst enemy cannot harm you as much as
your own unguarded thoughts.
- The Buddha

Change your thoughts and you change your world.
- Norman Vincent Peale

Change your thoughts, change your life.
- James Allen

We must dare to think "unthinkable" thoughts.
- J. W. Fulbright

You are the Michelangelo of your own life.
The David that you are sculpting is you.
And you do it with your thoughts.
- Joe Vitale

Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace.
- The Buddha

If you want peace, stop fighting.
If you want peace of mind,
stop fighting with your thoughts.
- Peter McWilliams

Always aim at complete harmony
of thought and word and deed.
Always aim at purifying your thoughts
and everything will be well.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

We are shaped by our thoughts;
we become what we think.
When the mind is pure, joy follows
like a shadow that never leaves.
- The Buddha

Your thoughts create your reality.
Your mind is more powerful than you know.
- Neale Donald Walsch

We are formed and molded by our thoughts.
Those whose minds are shaped by selfless thoughts
give joy when they speak or act.
Joy follows them like a shadow that never leaves them.
- The Buddha

Intent is what can make a man succeed
when his thoughts tell him that he is defeated.
- Carlos Castaneda

Instead of dwelling on negative thoughts,
cause your mind to dwell on peace and joy.
- Ernest Holmes

You are today where your thoughts have brought.
- James Allen

Our life is what our thoughts make it.
- Marcus Aurelius

The highest possible stage in moral culture
is when we recognize that we ought to control our thoughts.
- Charles Darwin

Your inner thoughts reveal your true nature.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

One cannot have a mind that is empty of all thoughts,
but one can have a mind that is content with
whatever thoughts fill it at the moment.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I love, without condition, myself,
all those around me,
and all those in my thoughts,
this day and evermore. Amen
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Cheer for endings - whether goals have been met or not -
whether the ending is tidy or ragged.
Without endings, there would be neither the opportunity
nor the incentive to think new thoughts,
and to begin great new projects.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Never do anything that taints your mind.
Wrong actions cause negative or evil mental vibrations
that are reflected in your whole appearance and personality.
Engage in those actions and thoughts that nurture
the good qualities you want to have.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

It's not the situation that's causing your stress,
it's your thoughts,
and you can change that right here and now.
You can choose to be peaceful right here and now.
Peace is a choice,
and it has nothing to do with
what other people do or think.
- Gerald Jampolsky

USE this time of fresh beginnings.
Use it as an impetus, the force or energy toward change.
Become stronger, a better leader, more focused in your thoughts.
Exert more influence over your dreams
by bringing them closer to your thoughts, every day.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
May your spirit soar throughout the vast cathedral of your being.
May your mind whirl joyful cartwheels of creativity.
May your heart sing sweet lullabies of timelessness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We CHOOSE our actions, thoughts, and feelings.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I am responsible for my thoughts, my beliefs, and my actions.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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