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Fear has its use but cowardice has none.

Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell.
Belief in the supernatural reflects a failure of the imagination.
Society is like a stew. If you don't stir it up every once in a while then a layer of scum floats to the top.
A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.
The environment is everything that isn't me.
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.
An empty stomach is not a good political advisor.
I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.
Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be.
Education is the progressive realization of our ignorance.
Education is the art of making man ethical.
No man is a hero to his valet. This is not because the hero is no hero, but because the valet is a valet.
Poverty is the worst form of violence.
Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one's weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.
What is a man if he is not a thief who openly charges as much as he can for the goods he sells?
Information is the currency of democracy.
Liberty, then, about which so many volumes have been written is, when accurately defined, only the power of acting.
It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
Governments need to have both shepherds and butchers.
Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
Philosophy stands in the same relation to the study of the actual world as masturbation to sexual love.
I know quite certainly that I myself have no special talent; curiosity, obsession and dogged endurance, combined with self-criticism have brought me to my ideas.
The only source of knowledge is experience.
Out of the multitude of our sense experiences we take, mentally and arbitrarily, certain repeatedly occurring complexes of sense impression (partly in conjunction with sense impressions which are interpreted as signs for sense experiences of others), and we attribute to them a meaning the meaning of the bodily object.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
I fear we are not getting rid of God because we still believe in grammar.
The anarchist and the Christian have a common origin.
And if your friend does evil to you, say to him, I forgive you for what you did to me, but how can I forgive you for what you did to yourself?
Everything in woman hath a solution. It is called pregnancy.
Fear is the mother of morality.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
In large states public education will always be mediocre, for the same reason that in large kitchens the cooking is usually bad.
He who lives by fighting with an enemy has an interest in the preservation of the enemy's life.
The doctrine of equality! There exists no more poisonous poison: for it seems to be preached by justice itself, while it is the end of justice.
The strongest knowledge (that of the total freedom of the human will) is nonetheless the poorest in successes: for it always has the strongest opponent, human vanity.
The fewer our wants the more we resemble the Gods.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.
Nature has given us two ears, two eyes, and but one tongue-to the end that we should hear and see more than we speak.
The hottest love has the coldest end.
Enjoy yourself -- it's later than you think.
An education obtained with money is worse than no education at all
Life contains but two tragedies. One is not to get your heart's desire; the other is to get it.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
There is only one good -- knowledge; and only one evil -- ignorance.
False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.
There are no facts, only interpretations.

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