Miguel de Unamuno

"We need God, not in order to understand the why, but in order to feel and sustain the ultimate wherefore, to give a meaning to the universe."

Miguel de Unamuno
Miguel de Unamuno "The Tragic Sense of Life"

Rating: 8.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Science is a cemetery of dead ideas."

Miguel de Unamuno
Miguel de Unamuno "The Tragic Sense of Life"

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Philosophy fulfills the need to create for ourselves a single and complete concept of the world and of life."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"These terrible sociologists, who are the astrologers and alchemists of our twentieth century."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The intellectual world is divided into two classes - dilettantes, on the one hand, and pedants, on the other."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Envy is a thousand times worse than hunger, since it is hunger of the spirit."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 6)

"He knows everything, absolutely everything. Imagine what an idiot he must be."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"There are people who are so full of common sense that they haven't the slightest cranny left for their own sense."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"It is sad not to be loved, but it is much sadder not to be able to love."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"And killing time is perhaps the essence of comedy, just as the essence of tragedy is killing eternity."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Faith which does not doubt is dead faith."


Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Martyrs create faith, faith does not create martyrs. "


Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"To believe in God is to yearn for His existence and, furthermore, it is to act as if He did exist."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 8)

"True science teaches, above all, to doubt and be ignorant."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"We should try to be the parents of our future rather than the offspring of our past."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 3)