Soren Aabye Kierkegaard

"Geniuses are like thunderstorms. They go against the wind, terrify people, cleanse the air."

Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The truth is a trap: you can not get it without it getting you; you cannot get the truth by capturing it, only by its capturing you."

Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

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

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced."

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

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

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Sin is in itself separation from the good, but despair over sin is separation a second time."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"God creates out of nothing. [...] but he does what is still more wonderful: he makes saints out of sinners."

Soren Aabye Kierkegaard
Soren Aabye Kierkegaard "The Journals of Soren Kierkegaard: A Selection"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 5)