"This is perhaps the most profound meaning of the book of Job, the best example of wisdom."
"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."Paul Ricoeur on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Experience is not what happens to you it's what you do with what happens to you."Paul Ricoeur on Aldous Huxley
"For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone."Paul Ricoeur on Audrey Hepburn
"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest Second, by imitation, which is easiest and third by experience, which is the bitterest."Paul Ricoeur on Confucius
"If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I've had them everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it."Paul Ricoeur on Michael Jordan
"Testimony should be a philosophical problem and not limited to legal or historical contexts where it refers to the account of a witness who reports what he has seen."
"Wisdom finds its literary expression in wisdom literature."