It takes an extraordinary intelligence to contemplate the obvious
Quote by Alfred North Whitehead
It is in literature that the concrete outlook of humanity receives its expression.
Art is the imposing of a pattern on experience, and our aesthetic enjoyment is recognition...
If a dog jumps into your lap, it is because he is fond of you;...
An enormous part of our mature experience cannot not be expressed in words.
I have suffered a great deal from writers who have quoted this or that sentence...
Life is an offensive, directed against the repetitious mechanism of the Universe.
Almost all new ideas have a certain aspect of foolishness when they are first produced.
Speak out in acts; the time for words has passed, and only deeds will suffice.
Art attracts us only by what it reveals of our most secret self.
Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance, is the death of knowledge.
The guiding motto in the life of every natural philosopher should be, seek simplicity and...
When you're average, you're just as close to the bottom as you are the top.
The silly question is the first intimation of some totally new development.
I would be a billionaire if I was looking to be a selfish boss. That's...
But you can catch yourself entertaining habitually certain ideas and setting others aside; and that,...
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
The absolute pacifist is a bad citizen; times come when force must be used to...
Seek simplicity but distrust it
There is a simplicity that exists on the far side of complexity, and there is...
A manâ€™s simplicity is beauty of humanity in his life.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live