The eye sees only what the mind is prepared to comprehend.
Quote by Henri Bergson
To perceive means to immobilize... we seize, in the act of perception, something which outruns...
There is no greater joy than that of feeling oneself a creator. The triumph of...
Sex appeal is the keynote of our civilization
Intelligence is the faculty of making artificial objects, especially tools to make tools.
The motive power of democracy is love
Life does not proceed by the association and addition of elements, but by dissociation and...
Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought.
There is nothing in philosophy which could not be said in everyday language.
Our laughter is always the laughter of a group.
In its entirety, probably, it follows us at every instant; all that we have felt,...
Genius is that which forces the inertia of humanity to learn.
In just the same way the thousands of successive positions of a runner are contracted...
An absolute can only be given in an intuition, while all the rest has to...
The motive power of democracy is love.
When we make the cerebral state the beginning of an action, and in no sense...
Spirit borrows from matter the perceptions on which it feeds and restores them to matter...
To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go...
The only cure for vanity is laughter, and the only fault that is laughable is...
Religion is the highest vanity.
A man's vanity tells him what is honor, a man's conscience what is justice