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Immanuel Kant: “The Categorical Imperative”.-

Morality is not the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness. --Immanuel Kant

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from Owlcation

Immanuel Kant and "The Categorical Imperative" for Dummies

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Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another. Immanuel Kant ; Read more at http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/i/immanuelka152158.html#4KJZHdyZvBqm0e5x.99 ; Google Image Result for http://www.solutionsiq.com/Portals/93486/images/hierarcy-of-needs.png

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from The Huffington Post

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

After spending some time with Sagan, you may find Kant's argument against only thinking analytically rather refreshing. Your feelings and intuitions do matter (and in your 20s, you have a lot of them). He's a fan of a metaphysical understanding of the world and has some pretty good points to back it up.

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Nessuno mi può costringere ad essere felice a suo modo (come cioè egli si immagina il benessere degli altri uomini), ma ognuno può ricercare la sua felicità per la via che a lui sembra buona, purchè non rechi pregiudizio alla libertà degli altri di tendere allo stesso scopo, in guisa che la sua libertà possa coesistere con la libertà di ogni altro secondo una possibile legge universale (cioè non leda questo diritto degli altri). (Immanuel Kant)

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