The modern era, needs MORE OF THIS…
He would have been a cool 80’s kid. Seam ripper to the Members Only jacket all the way…
And here’s some more… Brainy Quotes for Kierkegaard. ENJOY! 🙂
Love does not alter the beloved, it alters itself.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
Love is all, it gives all, and it takes all.
What is a poet? An unhappy person who conceals profound anguish in his heart but whose lips are so formed that as sighs and cries pass over them they sound like beautiful music.
Patience is necessary, and one cannot reap immediately where one has sown.
The tyrant dies and his rule is over, the martyr dies and his rule begins.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
Boredom is the root of all evil – the despairing refusal to be oneself.
I see it all perfectly; there are two possible situations – one can either do this or that. My honest opinion and my friendly advice is this: do it or do not do it – you will regret both.
How absurd men are! They never use the liberties they have, they demand those they do not have. They have freedom of thought, they demand freedom of speech.
To dare is to lose one’s footing momentarily. Not to dare is to lose oneself.
The highest and most beautiful things in life are not to be heard about, nor read about, nor seen but, if one will, are to be lived.
Listen to the cry of a woman in labor at the hour of giving birth – look at the dying man’s struggle at his last extremity, and then tell me whether something that begins and ends thus could be intended for enjoyment.
The truth is a snare: you cannot have it, without being caught. You cannot have the truth in such a way that you catch it, but only in such a way that it catches you.
People commonly travel the world over to see rivers and mountains, new stars, garish birds, freak fish, grotesque breeds of human; they fall into an animal stupor that gapes at existence and they think they have seen something.
The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays.
Faith is the highest passion in a human being. Many in every generation may not come that far, but none comes further.