I don’t know why we are here, but I’m pretty sure that it is not in order to enjoy ourselves.
The world is independent of my will.
Logic is not a body of doctrine, but a mirror-image of the world. Logic is transcendental.
A picture is a fact.
Death is not an event in life: we do not live to experience death. If we take eternity to mean not infinite temporal duration but timelessness, then eternal life belongs to those who live in the present.
Resting on your laurels is as dangerous as resting when you are walking in the snow. You doze off and die in your sleep.
When one is frightened of the truth then it is never the whole truth that one has an inkling of.
A man will be imprisoned in a room with a door that’s unlocked and opens inwards; as long as it does not occur to him to pull rather than push.
Logic takes care of itself; all we have to do is to look and see how it does it.
Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language.