Paul Tillich Quotes

Paul Tillich Quotes: The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.
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Paul Tillich Quote: The existential attitude is one of involvement in contrast to a merely theoretical or detached attitude.
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Quotes about Paul Tillich: Every person, every place and every action is qualified by this association with the unconditional; it penetrates every moment of daily life and sanctifies it:
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Quote about Paul Tillich: The courage to be as oneself within the atmosphere of Enlightenment is the courage to affirm oneself as a bridge from a lower to a higher state of rationality. It is obvious that this kind of courage to be must become conformist the moment its revolutionary attack on that which contradicts reason has ceased, namely in the victorious bourgeoisie.
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Paul Tillich Sayings: Grace strikes us when we are in great pain ....Sometimes at that moment a wave of light breaks into our darkness, and it is as though a voice were saying, 'You are accepted.'
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Paul Tillich Saying: Nothing truly real is forgotten eternally, because everything real comes from eternity and goes to eternity.
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Sayings about Paul Tillich: Morality [or ethics] is not a subject; it is a life put to the test in dozens of moments.
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Saying about Paul Tillich: For love ... is the blood of life, the power of reunion in the separated.
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Paul Tillich Quotes: Our search for such [moral] principles can start with . . . the unconditional imperative to acknowledge every person as a person. If we ask for the contents given by this absolute, we find, first, something negative-the command not to treat a person as a thing. This seems little, but it is much. It is the core of the principle of justice.
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Paul Tillich Quote: The character of human life, like the character of the human condition, like the character of all life, is
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Quotes about Paul Tillich: You are accepted. You are accepted, accepted by that which is greater than you, and the name of which you do not know. Do not ask for the name now; perhaps you will find it later. Do not try to do anything now; perhaps later you will do much. Do not seek for anything; do not perform anything; do not intend anything. Simply accept the fact that you are accepted!
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Quote about Paul Tillich: Faith as ultimate concern is an act of the total personality. It happens in the center of the personal life and includes all its elements. Faith is the most centered act of the human mind. It is not a movement of a special section or a special function of (our) total being. They all are united in the act of faith.
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Paul Tillich Sayings: In Calvinism and sectarianism man became more and more transformed into an abstract moral subject, as in Descartes he was considered an epistemological subject.
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Paul Tillich Saying: We have to build a better man before we can build a better society. All that is necessary for the #
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Sayings about Paul Tillich: In the courageous standing of uncertainty, faith shows most visibly its dynamic character.
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