Homo sapiens, the only creature endowed with reason, is also the only creature to pin its existence on things unreasonable
Quote by Henri Bergson
Life does not proceed by the association and addition of elements, but by dissociation and...
It seems that laughter needs an echo.
An absolute can only be given in an intuition, while all the rest has to...
There is nothing in philosophy which could not be said in everyday language.
A situation is always comic if it participates simultaneously in two series of events which...
We regard intelligence as man's main characteristic and we know that there is no superiority...
Spirit borrows from matter the perceptions on which it feeds and restores them to matter...
When we make the cerebral state the beginning of an action, and in no sense...
Religion is to mysticism what popularization is to science
Wherever anything lives, there is, open somewhere, a register in which time is being inscribed.
The motive power of democracy is love.
The eye sees only what the mind is prepared to comprehend.
Sex appeal is the keynote of our civilization
Instinct perfected is a faculty of using and even constructing organized instruments; intelligence perfected is...
Sex appeal is the keynote of our civilization.
Intelligence is the faculty of making artificial objects, especially tools to make tools.
In reality, the past is preserved by itself automatically.
To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go...
The major task of the twentieth century will be to explore the unconscious, to investigate...
Our laughter is always the laughter of a group.