By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy; if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher. Socrates
The fact is, every thinker, every philosopher, the moment he is forced to abandon his one-sided intellectual occupation by practical necessity, immediately returns to the general point of view of mankind. Ernst Mach
All are lunatics, but he who can analyze his delusions is called a philosopher. Ambrose Bierce
No philosopher understands his predecessors until he has re-thought their thought in his own contemporary terms. P. F. Strawson
Science fiction has a way of letting you talk about where we are in the world and letting you be a bit of a pop philosopher without being didactic. Brit Marling