Knowledge is a process of piling up facts wisdom lies in their simplification.Martin H. Fischer
Sound, sound the clarion, fill the fife, Throughout the sensual world proclaim, One crowded hour of glorious life, Is worth an age without name.Thomas Osbert Mordaunt
If thou shouldst never see my face again,Pray for my soul. More things are wrought by prayerThan this world dreams of.Alfred Lord Tennyson
Suppose you were an idiot and suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.Mark Twain
Live all you can - it's a mistake not to. It doesn't so much matter what you do in particular, so long as you have your life. If you haven't had that, what have you hadHenry James
No one's death comes to pass without making some impression, and those close to the deceased inherit part of the liberated soul and become richer in their humaneness.Robert Oxton Bolt
We face the question whether a still higher standard of living is worth its costs in things natural, wild, and free.
I am still determined to be cheerful and happy, in whatever situation I may be for I have also learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances.
May not Music be described as the Mathematics of sense, and Mathematics as the Music of reason?