Without adventure civilization is in full decay.
Quote by Alfred North Whitehead
Alfred North Whitehead Quotes
Almost all new ideas have a certain aspect of foolishness when they are first produced.
A race preserves its vigor so long as it harbors a real contrast between what...
Knowledge keeps no better than fish
Every philosophy is tinged with the coloring of some secret imaginative background, which never emerges...
Common sense is genius in homespun.
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
The task of a university is the creation of the future, so far as rational...
Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance is the death of knowledge.
An enormous part of our mature experience cannot not be expressed in words.
Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance, is the death of knowledge.
The art of progress is to preserve order amid change and to preserve change amid...
Our minds are finite, and yet even in these circumstances of infinitude we are surrounded...
It takes an extraordinary intelligence to contemplate the obvious.
I have suffered a great deal from writers who have quoted this or that sentence...
True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes, but the firm resolve of...
It is in literature that the concrete outlook of humanity receives its expression
We cannot think first and act afterward. From the moment of birth we are immersed...
The guiding motto in the life of every natural philosopher should be, Seek simplicity and...
For every problem there is a solution which is simple, clean and wrong.
I really can't deny it, I am who I am. I'm pretty normal. I'm not...