We are all ready to be savage in some cause. The difference between a good man and a bad one is the choice of the cause.
Quote by William James
William James Quotes
The community stagnates without the impulse of the individual. The impulse dies away without the...
Most people never run far enough on their first wind to find out they've got...
A man has as many social selves as there are individuals who recognize him.
Your hopes, dreams and aspirations are legitimate. They are trying to take you airborne, above...
To study the abnormal is the best way of understanding the normal.
What every genuine philosopher (every genuine man, in fact) craves most is praise although the...
Success plus Self-esteem equals Pretensions.
Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds....
If merely 'feeling good' could decide, drunkenness would be the supremely valid human experience.
Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.
Our errors are surely not such awfully solemn things. In a world where we are...
We never fully grasp the import of any true statement until we have a clear...
The 'I think' which Kant said must be able to accompany all my objects, is...
Our faith is faith in someone else's faith, and in the greatest matters this is...
This life is worth living, we can say, since it is what we make it.
The greatest use of a life is to spend it on something that will outlast...
Wisdom is learning what to overlook.
The essence of genius is to know what to overlook.
The genius of our institutions is democratic - baseball is a democratic game.
I have nothing to declare except my genius.