Soren Kierkegaard Quotes

During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.

Ten of my favorite Soren K. Quotes.

  1. During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
  2. Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
  3. Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
  4. I see it all perfectly; there are two possible situations - one can either do this or that. My honest opinion and my friendly advice is this: do it or do not do it - you will regret both.
  5. Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
  6. Once you label me you negate me.
  7. People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
  8. To dare is to lose one's footing momentarily. Not to dare is to lose oneself.
  9. People understand me so poorly that they don't even understand my complaint about them not understanding me.
  10. There are two ways to be fooled. One is to believe what isn’t true; the other is to refuse to believe what is true.