Quotes to live and learn.
One of my favorite philosophers was actually a very smart physicist, maybe you’ve heard of him…Einstein?
“I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.” – Einstein
“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the the universe.” – Einstein
“The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.” – Einstein
“Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius — and a lot of courage — to move in the opposite direction.” – Einstein
and probably my favorite Einstein quote is….
“As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain; and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.” – Einstein
I do like other quotes, so here are some of them…
“Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by the rulers as useful.” – Lucius Annaeus Seneca
“Nothing has more retarded the advancement of learning than the disposition of vulgar minds to ridicule and vilify what they cannot comprehend.” – Samuel Johnson
“No statement should be believed because it is made by an authority.” – Hans Reichenbach
“What we observe is not nature itself, but nature exposed to our method of questioning.” – Werner Heisenberg
“The obscure we see eventually. The completely obvious, it seems, takes longer.” – Edward R. Murrow
“Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.” – Dr Seuss
“One does what one is; one becomes what one does.” – Robert von Musil