Immanuel Kant

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Immanuel Kant (22 April 1724 – 12 February 1804) was a German philosopher from Königsberg in Prussia (today Kaliningrad, Russia) who researched, lectured and wrote on philosophy and anthropology during the Enlightenment at the end of the 18th century.

Kant's major work, the Critique of Pure Reason (Kritik der reinen Vernunft, 1781), aimed to uni ...
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I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
11 November 2014
But although all our knowledge begins with experience, it does not follow that it arises from experience.
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Intuition and concepts constitute ... the elements of all our knowledge, so that neither concepts without an intuition in some way corresponding to them, nor intuition without concepts, can yield knowledge.
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All the interests of my reason, speculative as well as practical, combine in the three following questions: 1. What can I know? 2. What ought I to do? 3. What may I hope?
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Enlightenment is the liberation of man from his self-caused state of minority... Supere aude! Dare to use your own understanding! is thus the motto of the Enlightenment.

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