If I were to start again as an undergraduate, I would major in philosophy.
~ Matthew Goldstein, Chancellor, City University of New York
We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
~ Angela Davis
When women who are not mere students of other persons’ philosophy set out to write it, we cannot conceive that it will be
the same in viewpoint or tenor as that composed from the standpoint of the different masculine experience of things.
~ John Dewey
Life is occupied in both perpetuating itself and in surpassing itself; if all it does is maintain itself, then living is only dying.
~ Simone de Beauvoir
Like skiing down a sheer cliff or singing a difficult song, philosophy can fill you with the edgy excitement that makes being
human rather wonderful. ~ John Cleese, Actor and Writer
There is but one coward on earth, and that is the coward that dare not know.
~ W.E.B. DuBois