quote by Emmanuel Levinas

Faith is not a question of the existence or non-existence of God. It is believing that love without reward is valuable.

— Emmanuel Levinas

Thrilling Non Existence quotations

Non existence quote There is nothing outside of yourself. That can ever enable you to get better, st
There is nothing outside of yourself. That can ever enable you to get better, stronger, richer, quicker or smarter. Everything is within. Everything exists. Seek nothing outside of yourself.

There is no society known where a more or less developed criminality is not found under different forms. No people exists whose morality is not daily infringed upon. We must therefore call crime necessary and declare that it cannot be non-existent, that the fundamental conditions of social organization, as they are understood, logically imply it.

The history of other cultures is non-existent until it erupts in confrontation with the United States.

Non existence quote There is nothing outside of yourself that can ever enable you to get better, str
There is nothing outside of yourself that can ever enable you to get better, stronger, richer, quicker, or smarter. Everything is whithin. Everything exists. Seek nothing outside of yourself.

You impose limits on your true nature of infinite being.

Then you get displeased to be only a limited creature. Then you begin spiritual practices to transcend these non-existing limits. But if your practice itself implies the existence of these limits, how could they allow you to transcend them.

America is not so much a nightmare as a non-dream.

The American non-dream is precisely a move to wipe the dream out of existence. The dream is a spontaneous happening and therefore dangerous to a control system set up by the non-dreamers.


The [first] argument asserts the non-existence of motion on the ground that that which is in locomotion must arrive at the half-way stage before it arrives at the goal.

Non existence quote The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing
The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.

The idea of copyright did not exist in ancient times, when authors frequently copied other authors at length in works of non-fiction. This practice was useful, and is the only way many authors' works have survived even in part.

In Him there is no room for non-existence or imperfection

If I were required to guess off-hand, and without collusion with higher minds, what is the bottom cause of the amazing material and intellectual advancement of the last fifty years, I should guess that it was the modern-born and previously non-existent disposition on the part of men to believe that a new idea can have value.

Non existence quote The real question is not whether life exists after death. The real question is w
The real question is not whether life exists after death. The real question is whether you are alive before death.

Human beings cannot be willed and molded into non-existence.


The basic anxiety, the anxiety of a finite being about the threat of non-being, cannot be eliminated. It belongs to existence itself.

If you take responsibility for what you are doing to yourself, how you produce your symptoms, how you produce your illness, how you produce your existence-the very moment you get in touch with yourself-growth begins, integration begins.

Non existence quote Nothing is more precious than being in the present moment. Fully alive, fully aw
Nothing is more precious than being in the present moment. Fully alive, fully aware.

The invisible and the non-existent look very much alike.

The invisible and the non-existent look very much alike.

Although the most acute judges of the witches and even the witches themselves, were convinced of the guilt of witchery, the guilt nevertheless was non-existent. It is thus with all guilt.

Non existence quote Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth.
Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth.

I exist, I am, I am here, I am becoming, I make my own life and no one else makes it for me. I must face my own shortcomings, mistakes, transgressions. No one can suffer my non-being as I do, but tomorrow is another day, and I must decide to leave my bed and live again. And if I fail, I don't have the comfort of blaming you or life or God.

Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond both existence and non-existence to something that transcends them both; this is an observation of the Middle Way.

That which is produced with intention has passed over from non-existence to existence.

Non existence quote To love is the rarest thing in the world. Most people just exist.
To love is the rarest thing in the world. Most people just exist.

I am the outskirts of some non-existent town, the long-winded prologue to an unwritten book. I'm nobody, nobody. I don't know how to feel or think or love. I'm a character in a novel as yet unwritten, hovering in the air and undone before I've even existed, amongst the dreams of someone who never quite managed to breath life into me.

Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond both existence and non-existence to something that transcends them both; this is an observation of the Middle Way.


It does not seem to me to be sufficiently recognized everywhere among the officials that the existence or non-existence of our people and Empire is at stake.

Non existence quote i exist in two places, here and where you are.
i exist in two places, here and where you are.

C. albus...I think the very loveliest of all the lily family - a spotless soul, plant saint, that every one must love and so be made better. It puts the wildest mountaineer on his good behavior. With this plant the whole world would seem rich though non other existed.

It is only the consciousness of a nonexistence which allows us to realize for moments that we are living.

There were tens of thousands of pilgrims, from all over the world.

They were of all colors, from blue-eyed blonds to black-skinned Africans. But we were all participating in the same ritual, displaying a spirit of unity and brotherhood that my experiences in America had led me to believe never could exist between the white and non-white.

Non existence quote There will be haters, there will be doubters, there will be non-believers, and t
There will be haters, there will be doubters, there will be non-believers, and then there will be You, proving them wrong.

When talking about unicorns, minotaurs, or compassionate conservatives, one does not normally have to prove their non-existence; the mere lack of any evidence is sufficient reason not to believe in any of them.


Well, I think I'm not a non-believer, and I'm not a believer.

But, on the other hand, I couldn't give you a good enough reason why EVP doesn't exist. I don't know enough about it, so how could I say it's not true. Plus, a person's reality is a person's reality so that's your belief system. It's all perception anyway, isn't it.

Wherever there is light, there is shadow;

wherever there is length, there is shortness; wherever there is white, there is black. Just like these, as the self-nature of things can not exist alone, they are called non-substantial.

Non existence quote I think; therefore I am.
I think; therefore I am.

One cannot long remain so absorbed in contemplation of emptiness without being increasingly attracted to it. In vain one bestows on it the name of infinity; this does not change its nature. When one feels such pleasure in non-existence, one's inclination can be completely satisfied only by completely ceasing to exist.

The best art is about individualism, free self-expression and realising a unique, imaginative perspective- A true artist takes no notice whatever of the public. The public are to him non-existent.

And so it is that we do not exist until we do;

and then it is that we play with our world of existent things, and order and disorder them, and so it shall be that non-existence shall take us back from existence, and that nameless spirituality shall return to Void, like a tired child home from a very wild circus.

Non existence quote So many times I wish I could've lived my life without making mistakes. In realit
So many times I wish I could've lived my life without making mistakes. In reality, a path like that doesn't exist. We fall. We get lost. We make mistakes. We get up and Live.

There's a non-existent peace in the uncertain quietness

Not one of our mortal gauges is suitable for evaluating non-existence, for making judgments about that which is not a person.

Oh dear,' says God, 'I hadn't thought of that,' and promptly vanishes in a puff of logic.

Nuclear weapons and other weapons are the means to protect our sovereignty and legitimate interests, not the means to behave aggressively or to fulfil some non-existent imperial ambitions.

If the 'self-life' is supreme, Satan does not have to be invited in.

The lines are already set for the 'electric' current to flow. Satan is master of ceremonies, though he be apparently non-existent.

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