Karl Jaspers

Karl Jaspers

was a German psychiatrist and philosopher who had a strong influence on modern theology, psychiatry and philosophy
Philosophy is tested and characterised by the way in which it appropriates its history.More Karl Jaspers quotes [08/08/2011 04:08:39]
The community of masses of human beings has produced an order of life in regulated channels which connects individuals in a technically functioning organisation, but not inwardly from the historicity of their souls.More Karl Jaspers quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Just as primitive man believed himself to stand face to face with demons and believed that could he but know their names he would become their master, so is contemporary man faced by this incomprehensible, which disorders his calculations. "If I can but grasp it, if I can but cognise it", so he thinks, "I can make it my servant.More Karl Jaspers quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I began the study of medicine, impelled by a desire for knowledge of facts and of man. The resolution to do disciplined work tied me to both laboratory and clinic for a long time to come.More Karl Jaspers quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The history of philosophy is not, like the history of the sciences, to be studied with the intellect alone. That which is receptive in us and that which impinges upon us from history is the reality of man's being, unfolding itself in thought.More Karl Jaspers quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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