Ludwig Wittgenstein

Ludwig Wittgenstein

Austrian philosopher and logician
Man feels the urge to run up against the limits of language. Think for example of the astonishment that anything at all exists. This astonishment cannot be expressed in the form of a question, and there is also no answer whatsoever. Anything we might say is a priori bound to be nonsense. Nevertheless we do run up against the limits of language. Kierkegaard too saw that there is this running up against something, and he referred to it in a fairly similar way (as running up against paradox). This running up against the lMore Ludwig Wittgenstein quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Elementary propositions consist of names.More Ludwig Wittgenstein quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A confession has to be part of your new life.More Ludwig Wittgenstein quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Man has to awaken to wonder -- and so perhaps do peoples. Science is a way of sending him to sleep again.More Ludwig Wittgenstein quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If, for example, you were to think more deeply about death, then it would be truly strange if, in so doing, you did not encounter new images...More Ludwig Wittgenstein quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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