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Immanuel Kant
(1724-1804) born on
Apr 22
German philosopher. He was a leading thinker of the Enlightenment to define rational understanding in "Critique of Practical Reason."
         
   
F
I had to set limits to knowledge in order to make place for faith.

R
Imagination is a powerful agent for creating, as it were, a second nature out of the material supplied to it by actual nature.
A
All thought must, directly or indirectly, by way of certain characters, relate ultimately to intuitions, and therefore, with us, to sensibility, because in no other way can an object be given to us.
N
Out of timber so crooked as that from which man is made nothing entirely straight can be carved.
K
Have patience awhile; slanders are not long-lived. Truth is the child of time; ere long she shall appear to vindicate thee.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
R: "The Critique of Judgment."
A: "Critique of Pure Reason," "Transcendental Doctrine of Elements. . .," 1781.
N: In "Crooked Timber of Humanity," epigraph by Isaiah Berlin, 1990.
K: In "Correct Quotes for DOS," WordStar International, 1991.
   


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