Miguel de Unamuno Quotes

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Science is a cemetery of dead ideas.
— Miguel de Unamuno


We never know, believe me, when we have succeeded best.
— Miguel de Unamuno


Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.
— Miguel de Unamuno


Life is doubt,
And faith without doubt is nothing but death.
— Miguel de Unamuno


True science teaches, above all, to doubt and to be ignorant.
— Miguel de Unamuno


An idea does not pass from one language to another without change.

language ideas

It is truer to say that martyrs create faith more than faith creates martyrs.
— Miguel de Unamuno

faith martyr

What we believe to be the motives of our conduct are usually but the pretexts for it.

motives self-deception

The skeptic does not mean him who doubts, but him who investigates or researches, as opposed to him who asserts and thinks that he has found.


Suffering is universal, suffering is that which unites all us living beings together; it is the universal or divine blood that flows through us all.