75 Deep Philosophical Questions To Ask Yourself and Others

Philosophy is concerned with the study of the origin of reality, existence and knowledge and attempts to understand all these things. There are so many things in life that cannot be explained or have multiple explanations that raise more and more questions. In this article we are offering 75 deep philosophical questions that will make you think about for a long period of time. Meditation can always help people to look deep down in themselves and find many of the answers there.

  1. What’s worse: to fail at something or never give it a try?
  2. If you have the power to change only one thing about the world, what would change?
  3. To what point do you create your own destiny, and how much do you leave things to fate?
  4. Does nature shape your personality more than nurture?
  5. Is it more important to concentrate on doing things right or doing the right thing?
  6. What advice would you give to a newborn infant?
  7. Is there a line between creativity and insanity?
  8. What a true happiness means to you?
  9. What things keep you from doing what you really want to do in your life?
  10. What makes you to be you?
  11. What does the word “truth” means to you?
  12. What does the word “reality” means to you?
  13. Do you bring decisions on your own or you rely on someone else for that?
  14. What makes someone be considered as a good friend?
  15. Why are some people afraid of losing something they don’t even have yet?
  16. Who gives the definition of evil and good?
  17. In what way ‘living’ and ‘being alive’ differ from each other?
  18. Is it ok to do something ‘wrong’ if you keep it a secret from everyone else in the world?
  19. Who defines morality?
  20. How do you know that your consciousness is the same as other people’s consciousness?
  21. What does ‘being strong’ means?
  22. What is true love?
  23. Is a family still important in this modern world?
  24. What is the role of ‘honor’ in the modern world?
  25. Can you be happy without any money?
  26. How do you know that what you perceive is real?
  27. Do you control life or life controls you?
  28. What is freedom for you?
  29. Is it true that what’s terrorist for one person it’s freedom fighter for the other?
  30. What happens when we die?
  31. Do we possess a soul?
  32. After the enlightenment what do people strive for?
  33. What are the things that define you?
  34. Can you define intelligence?
  35. What’s the right way to live life?
  36. Lying is wrong, but what about white lies?
  37. What’s more important: trust or love?
  38. What’s easier: to love or to be loved?
  39. What’s better: never to experience love or to love and lose?
  40. Do you think that aliens are real?
  41. It is said that the structure of DNA is intelligently designed, what are the implications?
  42. If it’s true that everything developed from amoebas, why are amoebas still present in the world?
  43. Do you think that life is a dream?
  44. When does consciousness appear?
  45. What are numbers?
  46. Is it possible to experience happiness without sadness?
  47. How was the universe made?
  48. Does supreme power really exist?
  49. What is education?
  50. What is going to happen after the world ends?
  51. Are we all born for a certain reason?
  52. Where is the soul located?
  53. What’s more important: to be respected or to be liked?
  54. Is there a sound when no one is there to listen?
  55. Can you define infinity?
  56. Where is the end of the universe?
  57. Does observation alter an event?
  58. Is the Low of Attraction real?
  59. How does gravity function?
  60. Where are the people before they are born?
  61. Can you define beauty?
  62. Where are the thought coming from?
  63. What’s more real: matter or mind?
  64. Can you define time?
  65. How can people believe that something is real without the evidence for that?
  66. Are you able to kill 10 people in order to save 100?
  67. Does free will really exist?
  68. Does Absolute Morality really exist?
  69. Does live really has a meaning?
  70. What is mathematics?
  71. Are we in the matrix?
  72. Does capitalism has an alternative?
  73. Can you define consciousness?
  74. Does god really exist?
  75. Are we able to know everything?