What does the word philosophy mean?

Usage examples for philosophy

  1. She was smiling, for Jigger was original, to say the least of it, and he had a strange, innocent, yet wise philosophy. – The Judgment House by Gilbert Parker
  2. Possibly the excitement of the entire change had much to do at first with this philosophy, and in fact at the end of six months Jacqueline owned that she was growing tired of dining at the table d'hote. – Jacqueline, Complete by (Mme. Blanc) Th. Bentzon Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  3. " Yes," said Morcombe; " I agree with the 'much good, but much less good than ill' philosophy." – The Loom of Youth by Alec Waugh