That a national university in this country is a thing to be desired, has always been my decided opinion
Quote by Alfred North Whitehead
The total absence of humor from the Bible is one of the most singular things...
It is the business of the future to be dangerous; and it is among the...
When you're average, you're just as close to the bottom as you are the top.
The task of a university is the creation of the future, so far as rational...
In all education the main cause of failure is staleness.
No one who achieves success does so without acknowledging the help of others. The wise...
If a dog jumps into your lap, it is because he is fond of you;...
Human life is driven forward by its dim apprehension of notions too general for its...
It takes an extraordinary intelligence to contemplate the obvious
Art flourishes where there is a sense of adventure.
Almost all new ideas have a certain aspect of foolishness when they are first produced
When better business decisions are made, economists won't make them.
Our minds are finite, and yet even in these circumstances of infinitude we are surrounded...
Life is an offensive, directed against the repetitious mechanism of the Universe.
If a dog jumps in your lap, it is because he is fond of you;...
Religion is the last refuge of human savagery
In formal logic, a contradiction is the signal of defeat, but in the evolution of...
The deepest definition of youth is life as yet untouched by tragedy.
Our minds are finite, and yet even in these circumstances of finitude we are surrounded...
We think in generalities, but we live in detail.