FANDOM


"There's no greater challenge than the study of philosophy."
– Jean-Luc Picard to Wesley Crusher, 2365 ("Samaritan Snare")

Philosophy refered to a culture's set of beliefs and paradigms. One who studied philosophy was known as a philosopher. A set of philosophies about a specific academic field was called a school of thought. (TNG: "Birthright, Part I")

The Ba'ku believed in their philosophy to reject technology. As Sojef put it, "We believe that when you create a machine to do the work of a man, you take something away from the man." (Star Trek: Insurrection)

In 2369, Kira Nerys told Commander Benjamin Sisko and Keiko O'Brien that the basic teaching Keiko brought included a fundamentally different philosophy than the Bajoran philosophy. (DS9: "In the Hands of the Prophets")

Philosophies by species

Philosophical movements

Philosophers by species

Related topics

External link

Community content is available under CC-BY-NC unless otherwise noted.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Stream the best stories.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Get Disney+