Simple solutions seldom are. It takes a very unusual mind to undertake analysis of the obvious.
Quote by Alfred North Whitehead
Alfred North Whitehead Quotes
The guiding motto in the life of every natural philosopher should be, Seek simplicity and...
Knowledge keeps no better than fish
Speech is human nature itself, with none of the artificiality of written language
Human life is driven forward by its dim apprehension of notions too general for its...
Man can acquire accomplishments or he can become an animal, whichever he wants. God makes...
The task of a university is the creation of the future, so far as rational...
The Day of Judgment is an important notion: but that Day is always with us
No one who achieves success does so without acknowledging the help of others. The wise...
Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance is the death of knowledge.
Seek simplicity but distrust it.
If a dog jumps in your lap, it is because he is fond of you;...
A race preserves its vigor so long as it harbors a real contrast between what...
The guiding motto in the life of every natural philosopher should be, seek simplicity and...
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
If a dog jumps into your lap, it is because he is fond of you;...
The deepest definition of youth is life as yet untouched by tragedy.
In all education the main cause of failure is staleness
Almost all new ideas have a certain aspect of foolishness when they are first produced.
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
A man's wisdom is his best friend; folly, his worst enemy.