Ludwig Wittgenstein, Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus

Philosophy aims at the logical clarification of thoughts. Philosophy is not a body of doctrine but an activity. A philosophical work consists essentially of elucidations. Philosophy does not result in ‘philosophical propositions’, but rather in the clarification of propositions. Without philosophy thoughts are, as it were, cloudy and indistinct: its task is to make them clear and to give them sharp boundaries.
—  Ludwig Wittgenstein, Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus
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