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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"I sit astride life like a bad rider on a horse. I only owe it to the horse's good nature that I am not thrown off at this very moment." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"One of the most misleading representational techniques in our language is the use of the word 'I.'" Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Never stay up on the barren heights of cleverness, but come down into the green valleys of silliness." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"You get tragedy where the tree, instead of bending, breaks." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Resting on your laurels is as dangerous as resting when you are walking in the snow. You doze off and die in your sleep." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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"Those who promise us paradise on earth never produced anything but a hell." Karl Popper
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"A man will be imprisoned in a room with a door that's unlocked and opens inwards; as long as it does not occur to him to pull rather than push." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Death is not an event in life: we do not live to experience death. If we take eternity to mean not infinite temporal duration but timelessness, then eternal life belongs to those who live in the present." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"The human body is the best picture of the human soul." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Uttering a word is like striking a note on the keyboard of the imagination." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Language is a part of our organism and no less complicated than it." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"It is one of the chief skills of the philosopher not to occupy himself with questions which do not concern him." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Knowledge is in the end based on acknowledgement." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"The world is the totality of facts, not of things." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Humor is not a mood but a way of looking at the world. So if it is correct to say that humor was stamped out in Nazi Germany, that does not mean that people were not in good spirits, or anything of that sort, but something much deeper and more important." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Nothing is so difficult as not deceiving oneself." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"An inner process stands in need of outward criteria." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Propositions show what they say: tautologies and contradictions show that they say nothing." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Nowadays it is the fashion to emphasize the horrors of the last war. I didn't find it so horrible. There are just as horrible things happening all round us today, if only we had eyes to see them." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Ludwig Wittgenstein

"One often makes a remark and only later sees how true it is." Ludwig Wittgenstein
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