Karene Jade Howie - Student of Philosophy and overworked shop keeper!Hello and welcome to the Philosophy Shop.

We really like philosophers and other creative thinkers of Human history - the Philosophy Shop represents several years work collecting over 500 quotes and portraits from many of the greatest minds of the past 3,000 years. Over the past 5 years the Philosophy Gift Shop has been one of the most popular shops at Cafepress - out of roughly 6 million shops! (Cafepress are a print on demand online shop and top 1000 website. They sell products world wide and have a full 30 day refund, making it a safe place to buy some very cool gifts for yourself and your friends.)

We hope you enjoy browsing our unique collection of photos & paintings with their eclectic mix of profound and engaging quotes.

Cheers, Karene Jade Howie - Email

PS - You are currently at the shop pages on our Philosophy website - Individual Product links go to our Philosophy Shop at Cafepress where you can purchase them.

Famous Women / Feminists: Science Art Philosophy Feminism

'I divided my time between courses, experimental work, and study in the library. In the evening I worked in my room, sometimes very late into the night. All that I saw and learned that was new delighted me. It was like a new world opened to me, the world of science, which I was at last permitted to know in all liberty.' (Marie Curie)We have a unique gallery of Inspiring Women who have contributed to Science, Philosophy, Feminism, Activism, Politics & Suffragists, Literature and the Arts. Our collection includes portraits (pictures) and quotes from famous female philosophers, scientists, feminists and artists - Sappho, Hypatia, Cleopatra, Joan of Arc, Marie Antoinette, Mary Wollstonecraft, Jane Austen, Lucretia Mott, Sojourner Truth, Emmeline Pankhurst, Mary Shelly, Marie Curie, Anais Nin, Simone de Beauvoir, Hannah Arendt, Iris Murdoch.
I will be adding much more to this collection over time, as I am a feminist and think it is important to acknowledge and promote positive intelligent female role models. I also have a few interesting webpages on Feminism, Marie Curie and Simone de Beauvoir on our Physics Philosophy website (include biographies, pictures, quotes).

We hope you find our selection interesting, inspiring, fun and useful! Cheers, Karene Jade Howie

Below you will find our Famous Women / Feminist Philosophy Shop Gallery. Please click on the picture to see the Fine Art Print and Quote printed on the following products;

Death of Cleopatra Queen of Egypt
Death of Cleopatra Queen of Egypt
'Finish, good lady; the bright day is done, And we are for the dark.' (William Shakespeare)

National Heroine of France: Saint Joan of Arc
National Heroine of France: Saint Joan of Arc
'Children say that people are hung sometimes for speaking the truth.'

Famous Women Marie Antoinette on Courage suffering
Famous Women Marie Antoinette on Courage Suffering
'Courage! I have shown it for years; think you I shall lose it at the moment when my sufferings are to end?'

Feminist Mary Wollstonecraft on Female Mind
Feminist Mary Wollstonecraft on Female Mind
'Strengthen the female mind by enlarging it, and there will be an end to blind obedience.'

Vindication of the Rights of Women: Wollstonecraft
Vindication of the Rights of Women: Mary Wollstonecraft
'No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks.'

Writer Jane Austen on Role of Women in History
Writer Jane Austen on Role of Women in History
'In history the quarrels of popes and kings, with wars and pestilences in every page; the men all so good for nothing, and hardly any women at all - it is very tiresome.' (Jane Austen, 1775-1817)

Feminist Activist Lucretia Mott: Women's Rights
Feminist Activist Lucretia Mott: Women's Rights
'We too often bind ourselves by authorities rather than by the truth.'

Sojourner Truth & Lincoln: Ain't I a Woman?
Sojourner Truth & Lincoln: Ain't I a Woman?
'Where did your Christ come from? From God and a woman! Man had nothing to do with Him. ... Ain't I a woman?'

British Women's suffrage: Emmeline Pankhurst
British Women's Suffrage: Emmeline Pankhurst
'We have to free half of the human race, the women, so that they can help to free the other half.'

Madame Marie Curie: Build Better World
Madame Marie Curie: Build Better World
'You cannot hope to build a better world without improving the individuals. ...'

Jewish Philosopher Hannah Arendt on Good & Evil
Jewish Philosopher Hannah Arendt on Good & Evil
'The sad truth is that most evil is done by people who never make up their minds to be good or evil.'

Philosopher'Simone De Beauvoir on sexual Pleasure
Philosopher Simone De Beauvoir on Sexual Pleasure
'Sexual pleasure in woman is a kind of magic spell; it demands complete abandon; if words or movements oppose the magic of caresses, the spell is broken.'

Feminist Writer Philosopher: Iris Murdoch Equality
Feminist Writer Philosopher: Iris Murdoch Equality
'The cry of equality pulls everyone down.'

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The Philosophy Shop
'The Gift of Truth Excels all Other Gifts.' (Buddha)

One of the top ten shops at Cafepress for the past two years (out of 3 million shops!).
A brilliant collection of portraits and quotes from 500 of the greatest minds in human history.

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'At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst.' (Aristotle)
Ancient Greek Philosophy
'Hatred is never appeased by hatred in this world; it is appeased by love. This is an eternal Law.' (Buddha)
Chinese Indian Metaphysics
'I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor to hate them, but to understand them.' (Spinoza)
Western Philosophy
'The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of doubts.' (Bertrand Russell)
20th Century Philosophers
'The scientist only imposes two things, namely truth and sincerity, imposes them upon himself and upon other scientists'. (Erwin Schrodinger)
Physics Prints Science Quote
'The laws of Nature are but the mathematical thoughts of God.' (Euclid)
Mathematics Mathematicians
'I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.' (Marie Curie)
Scientists Inventors
'Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by the rulers as useful.' (Seneca the Younger)
God Religion Morality
'If civilization is to survive, we must cultivate the science of human relationships - the ability of all peoples, of all kinds, to live together, in the same world at peace.' (Franklin D. Roosevelt (FDR))
Famous Leader Politics
'Since philosophy is the art which teaches us how to live, and since children need to learn it as much as we do at other ages, why do we not instruct them in it?' (Michel de Montaigne on Philosophy of Education)
Education Educational
'The wise man must remember that while he is a descendant of the past, he is a parent of the future.' (Herbert Spencer)
Evolution Life Nature Ecology
'The Truth is far more powerful than any weapon of mass destruction.' (Mohandas Mahatma Gandhi)
Motivational Inspirational
'No one was ever yet a great poet, without being at the same time a profound philosopher. For poetry is the blossom and the fragrancy of all human knowledge, human thoughts, human passions, emotions, language.' (Samuel Taylor Coleridge)
Metaphysical Poets & Poetry
'In a time of universal deceit - telling the truth is a revolutionary act.' (George Orwell)
Literature Books Authors
'Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.' (Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart)
Musicians Composers
'No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks.' (Mary Wollstonecraft, Vindication of the Rights of Women)
Women Feminism Art
'Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible monsters; united with it, she is the mother of the arts and the origin of marvels.' (Francisco de Goya)
Renaissance Fine Art Prints
'QUESTION: What do you get when you cross the Godfather with a philosopher? ANSWER: An offer you can't understand.'
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Karene contemplating all the work she has done on the Philosophy Shop!ABOUT YOUR SHOP KEEPER: KARENE HOWIE
My partner (philosopher Geoff Haselhurst) and I are building a large philosophy website which is the source (and inspiration) for most of the Philosophy images and quotes in this shop.
We believe that Philosophy (which is ultimately about Wisdom from Truth and Reality) is important to our world (all proceeds from this shop are used to promote our work on Philosophy, Physics and Metaphysics).
Thus we also hope that you find our Philosophy Website interesting!
Karene. (September, 2010)

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