We are what we love, not what loves us.Charlie Kaufman, Adaptation
There are plenty of good five-cent cigars in the country. The trouble is they cost a quarter. What this country really needs is a good five-cent nickel.Franklin P. Adams
A university anywhere can aim no higher than to be as British as possible for the sake of the undergraduates, as German as possible for the sake of the public at large-and as confused as possible for the preservation of the whole uneasy balance.Clark Kerr
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.Carl Gustav Jung
There are no clear paths. Only pitfalls and tripwires and darkness.Robert Jordan, The Wheel of Time
If you want truly to understand something, try to change it.Kurt Lewin
The state exists for man, not man for the state. The same may be said of science. These are old phrases, coined by people who saw in human individuality the highest human value. I would hesitate to repeat them, were it not for the ever recurring danger that they may be forgotten, especially in these days of organization and stereotypes.
Make visible what, without you, might perhaps never have been seen.
The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing but newspapers.