Ludwig Wittgenstein Quote
“Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language.”
Philosophical Investigations (1953 edition)
Culture and Value (1980 edition), translated by Peter Winch
As quoted in: "Wittgenstein Reads Freud: The Myth of the Unconscious" (1996) by Jacques Bouveresse
Born: April 26, 1889
Died: April 29, 1951 (age 62)
Bio: Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein was an Austrian-British philosopher who worked primarily in logic, the philosophy of mathematics, the philosophy of mind, and the philosophy of language. He was professor in philosophy at the University of Cambridge from 1939 until 1947.