The happiness that is genuinely satisfying is accompanied by the fullest exercise of our faculties and the fullest realization of the world in which we live.
Quote by Bertrand Russell
I do so hate to leave this world
The qualities most needed are charity and tolerance, not some form of fanatical faith such...
Sin is geographical.
It is because modern education is so seldom inspired by a great hope that it...
There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge.
The secret to happiness is to face the fact that the world is horrible
The degree of one's emotions varies inversely with one's knowledge of the facts.
What vanity needs for its satisfaction is glory, and it's easy to have glory without...
The secret to happiness is to face the fact that the world is horrible.
Mathematics takes us into the region of absolute necessity, to which not only the actual...
Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Some 'advanced thinkers' are of the opinion that anyone who differs from the conventional opinion...
To acquire immunity to eloquence is of the utmost importance to the citizens of a...
I would never die for my beliefs because I might be wrong.
The three main extra-rational activities in modern life are religion, war, and love; all these...
Work is of two kinds: first, altering the position of matter at or near the...
Indignation is a submission of our thoughts, but not of our desires.
The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good...
I believe in the necessity for struggle by people at the bottom of any society.
Controversy is only dreaded by the advocates of error