In all education the main cause of failure is staleness
Quote by Alfred North Whitehead
Speak out in acts; the time for words has passed, and only deeds will suffice.
It takes an extraordinary intelligence to contemplate the obvious
Fools act on imagination without knowledge, pedants act on knowledge without imagination.
I would be a billionaire if I was looking to be a selfish boss. That's...
Simple solutions seldom are. It takes a very unusual mind to undertake analysis of the...
Philosophy begins in wonder. And, at the end, when philosophic thought has done its best,...
It is in literature that the concrete outlook of humanity receives its expression.
The task of a university is the creation of the future, so far as rational...
Religion is the last refuge of human savagery
The art of progress is to preserve order amid change.
When you're average, you're just as close to the bottom as you are the top.
Almost all new ideas have a certain aspect of foolishness when they are first produced.
The deepest definition of youth is life as yet untouched by tragedy.
Every philosophy is tinged with the coloring of some secret imaginative background, which never emerges...
Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance is the death of knowledge.
True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes, but the firm resolve of...
Ideas won't keep; something must be done about them.
The total absence of humor from the Bible is one of the most singular things...
Humor is consistent with pathos, whilst wit is not.
I liked the humor of it, I've always enjoyed a sense of humor in God...
Literature is the art of writing something that will be read twice; journalism what will...