Home >> Quotes & Sayings >>

Leo Strauss Quotes (8 Quotes)


Find Leo Strauss books & products @ Amazon


  • I may never have experienced a centaur, but by imagining one, I know that I can also imagine others that resemble this one and yet are different.
    (Leo Strauss)

  • All there is to thinking is seeing something noticeable, which makes you see something you weren't noticing, which makes you see something that isn't even visible.
    (Leo Strauss)

  • God's reasons for communicating with man must be subsumed under his reason for communicating to him his account of his creation of the world - and man.
    (Leo Strauss)

  • If God is One, and if there can be no other God, there can be no idea of God.
    (Leo Strauss)

  • I cannot know anything of which there is and can be only one.
    (Leo Strauss)


  • But the God of the Bible is not only One, but the only possible One.
    (Leo Strauss)

  • If the highest things are unknowable, then the highest capacity or virtue of man cannot be theoretical wisdom.
    (Leo Strauss)

  • God is therefore unknowable. This is the fundamental premise of the Bible.
    (Leo Strauss)


    Related Authors