I have always noticed that deeply and truly religious persons are fond of a joke, and I am suspicious of those who aren't
Quote by Alfred North Whitehead
In all education the main cause of failure is staleness
Knowledge shrinks as wisdom grows.
The silly question is the first intimation of some totally new development
Speak out in acts; the time for words has passed, and only deeds will suffice.
The deepest definition of youth is life as yet untouched by tragedy.
Without adventure civilization is in full decay.
Intelligence is quickness to apprehend as distinct from ability, which is capacity to act wisely...
Man can acquire accomplishments or he can become an animal, whichever he wants. God makes...
Common sense is genius in homespun.
Religion is the last refuge of human savagery.
It takes an extraordinary intelligence to contemplate the obvious.
Familiar things happen, and mankind does not bother about them. It requires a very unusual...
Speech is human nature itself, with none of the artificiality of written language
Fools act on imagination without knowledge, pedants act on knowledge without imagination.
In formal logic, a contradiction is the signal of defeat, but in the evolution of...
Philosophy is the product of wonder.
I would be a billionaire if I was looking to be a selfish boss. That's...
We had a convicted felon as the president. ... And no organization.
To be in the right is often an expensive business.
There is nothing more fatal to a man whose business is to think than to...