Ludwig Wittgenstein

Ludwig Wittgenstein

Austrian philosopher and logician
For remember that in general we don't use language according to strict rules-- it hasn't been taught to us by means of strict rules, either. We, in our discussions on the other hand, constantly compare language with a calculus preceding to exact rules.More Ludwig Wittgenstein quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The sole remaining task for philosophy is the analysis of language.More Ludwig Wittgenstein quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If people never did silly things nothing intelligent would ever get done.More Ludwig Wittgenstein quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If a lion could talk, we could not understand him.More Ludwig Wittgenstein quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A new word is like a fresh seed sewn on the ground of the discussion.More Ludwig Wittgenstein quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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