Munich Philosophy Quiz – Solutions

Here is our complete list of philosophical places in Munich – make sure to actually play the quiz before scrolling any further! 😉

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If you use a trick in logic,
whom can you be tricking
other than yourself?

Ludwig Wittgenstein

Did you get tricked,
ending up spending even more?

The sad truth is that most evil is done by people
who never make up their minds to be good or evil.

Hannah Arendt

Democracy is not the law of the majority
but the protection of the minority.

Albert Camus

The Bavarian government

Science may be described as the art
of systematic oversimplification.

Karl Popper

A serious and good philosophical work
could be written consisting entirely of jokes.

Ludwig Wittgenstein

…her wings are cut and then she is blamed
for not knowing how to fly.

Simone de Beauvoir

Angel of Peace

Fashion: many do not wear what they like
but what they are told to wear.

To transform the world as much as possible into one’s own
person is, in the higher sense of the word, living

Wilhelm von Humboldt (Bildungsideal)

Create all the happiness you are able to create; remove all the misery you are able to remove.

Jeremy Bentham

Bavarian Ministry of Justice: does our legal system implement our utilitarian moral judgements and values? It is just a small step from trash to beauty (flowers).

He who is not contented with what he has,
would not be contented with what he would like to have.


A little “waterfall” near Maximilian bridge, representing the flow of time that is so hard to grasp.

But if thought corrupts language,language can also corrupt thought.

George Orwell

A language school in Schwabing: will it just change your language or also your mind?

The limits of my language means the limits of my world.

Ludwig Wittgenstein

There is no such thing as philosophy-free science; there is only science whose philosophical baggage is taken on board without examination.

Daniel Dennett

How much philosophical thinking is left
at our universities?