// banach's | Philosophy Department at St. Anselm College //

Hell is other people.

Study without reflection is a waste of time; reflection without study is dangerous.

A proposition is a model of reality as we imagine it.

True philosophy consists in relearning to look at the world.

A bore is a man who, when you ask him how he is, tells you.

Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one getting burned.

— Buddha

A facillity for quotation covers the absence of original thought.

Everyone is a genius at least once a year. The real geniuses simply have their bright ideas closer together.

The manifoldness of space and time is the a priori ground of the intuitions of sensibility.

(Critique of Pure Reason)

We do not know what we want and yet we are responsible for what we are - that is the fact.