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Quotes By Soren Kierkegaard

Nationality
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DOB
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5-05-1813
DOD
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11-11-1855

Philosopher Soren Kierkegaard was born on 5th May 1813 AD. A Danish citizen, Soren Kierkegaard was born in Denmark. He was also called Søren Aabye Kierkegaard. Søren Aabye Kierkegaard was 42 years old when he died on 11th November 1855 AD. In his life Søren Aabye Kierkegaard was famous not only for his work but also for quotations and sayings, some of which are quite popular and listed here.

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.

- Soren Kierkegaard

Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.

- Soren Kierkegaard

At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.

- Soren Kierkegaard

Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.

- Soren Kierkegaard

During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.

- Soren Kierkegaard

Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.

- Soren Kierkegaard

Faith is the highest passion in a human being. Many in every generation may not come that far, but none comes further.

- Soren Kierkegaard

God creates out of nothing. Wonderful you say. Yes, to be sure, but he does what is still more wonderful: he makes saints out of sinners.

- Soren Kierkegaard

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.

- Soren Kierkegaard

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.

- Soren Kierkegaard

It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important.

- Soren Kierkegaard

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.

- Soren Kierkegaard

Marriage brings one into fatal connection with custom and tradition, and traditions and customs are like the wind and weather, altogether incalculable.

- Soren Kierkegaard

Old age realizes the dreams of youth: look at Dean Swift; in his youth he built an asylum for the insane, in his old age he was himself an inmate.

- Soren Kierkegaard

The tyrant dies and his rule is over, the martyr dies and his rule begins.

- Soren Kierkegaard

There are, as is known, insects that die in the moment of fertilization. So it is with all joy: life's highest, most splendid moment of enjoyment is accompanied by death.

- Soren Kierkegaard

Christ has not only spoken to us by his life but has also spoken for us by his death.

- Soren Kierkegaard

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