Ideas won't keep; something must be done about them.
Quote by Alfred North Whitehead
Alfred North Whitehead Quotes
Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance is the death of knowledge.
I would be a billionaire if I was looking to be a selfish boss. That's...
The total absence of humor from the Bible is one of the most singular things...
Art attracts us only by what it reveals of our most secret self.
Speak out in acts; the time for words has passed, and only deeds will suffice.
Philosophy is the product of wonder.
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
In all education the main cause of failure is staleness.
One main factor in the upward trend of animal life has been the power of...
It requires a very unusual mind to undertake the analysis of the obvious.
Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance is the death of knowledge
When success turns a man's head he faces failure
Civilizations can only be understood by those who are civilized.
No one who achieves success does so without acknowledging the help of others. The wise...
Wisdom alone is true ambition's aim, wisdom is the source of virtue and of fame;...
Knowledge keeps no better than fish
The silly question is the first intimation of some totally new development.
No period of history has ever been great or ever can be that does not...
Fools act on imagination without knowledge, pedants act on knowledge without imagination.
Speech is human nature itself, with none of the artificiality of written language.