Quotes to Consider
Here is a random selection of thoughts from our database of quotes from well-known thinkers that you might enjoy pondering.
Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
A lost battle is a battle one thinks one has lost.
For one human being to love another: that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks... the work for which all other work is but preparation.
One should want only one thing and want it constantly. Then one is sure of getting it.
The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.
If your heart is a volcano, how shall you expect flowers to bloom?
Intuition and concepts constitute... the elements of all our knowledge, so that neither concepts without an intuition in some way corresponding to them, nor intuition without concepts, can yield knowledge.
[T]he three-legged stool of understanding is held up by history, languages and mathematics ... if you lack any one of them you are just another ignorant peasant with dung on your boots.
Only through education can a man finally be a man.