Bertrand Russell

Happiness

Bertrand Russell quote : Contempt for happiness is …

Contempt for happiness is usually contempt for other people’s happiness, and is an elegant disguise for hatred of the human…

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Age

Bertrand Russell quote : Admiration of the proletariat …

Admiration of the proletariat, like that of dams, power stations, and aeroplanes, is part of the ideology of the machine…

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Experience

Bertrand Russell quote : In the revolt against …

In the revolt against idealism, the ambiguities of the word experience have been perceived, with the result that realists have…

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Fear

Bertrand Russell quote : To conquer fear is …

To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom. Bertrand Russell

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History

Bertrand Russell quote : Religions which condemn the …

Religions, which condemn the pleasures of sense, drive men to seek the pleasures of power. Throughout history power has been…

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FreedomGovernment

Bertrand Russell quote : Freedom of opinion can …

Freedom of opinion can only exist when the government thinks itself secure. Bertrand Russell

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Happiness

Bertrand Russell quote : Of all forms of …

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness. Bertrand Russell

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Happiness

Bertrand Russell quote : If all our happiness …

If all our happiness is bound up entirely in our personal circumstances it is difficult not to demand of life…

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Happiness

Bertrand Russell quote : If there were in …

If there were in the world today any large number of people who desired their own happiness more than they…

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Happiness

Bertrand Russell quote : I’ve made an odd …

I’ve made an odd discovery. Every time I talk to a savant I feel quite sure that happiness is no…

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