The thing now is to live in the world in which you are, not to think or dream about the world you would like to be in.
Ludwig Wittgenstein, Letter or Maurice O'Connor (Con) Drury, Dublin February 1938
The results of philosophy are the uncovering of one or another piece of plain nonsense and of bumps that the understanding has got by running its head up against the limits of language. These bumps make us see the value of the discovery.
Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language.