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nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it - even if I have
it - unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense."
find yourself - think for yourself."
believe nor reject anything because any other person's rejected or
believed it. Your own reason is the only oracle given you by heaven."
would be a man, must be a nonconformist."
a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps
is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to
music which he hears,however measured or far away."
only real progress lies in learning to be wrong all alone."
most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud."
rules the unreflecting herd."
violence, pressure or compulsion with a view
conformity are both uncivilized and undemocratic."
snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible."
collective tyrant, spread over the length and breadth of the land,
no more acceptable than a single tyrant ensconced on his throne."
the frank expression of conflicting opinions lies the
promise of wisdom in governmental action."
is a continuing, mandatory need for heresy in its most profound
freedom to choose and follow truth wherever it leads."
this worldly wisdom was once the unamiable heresy of some wise man."
great truths begin as blasphemies."
deviation, progress is impossible."
society honors its live conformists and its dead trouble makers."
surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher
those who think alike than those who think differently."
the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher."
who joyfully marches in rank and file has already earned my contempt.
has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord
men must not obey the laws too well."
little rebellion now and then is a good thing."
have not converted a man because you have silenced him."
is no need to seek truth, only cease to cherish opinion."
Ts'an, Third Zen Patriarch
is more conducive to peace of mind than not having any opinion at all."
donít know. I donít care. And it doesn't make any difference."
capable of being believed is an image of truth."
is in all things, even partly in error."
life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable,
more useful than a life spent doing nothing."
can believe anything, provided it is incredible."
believe as much as we can. We would believe everything if we could."
only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them,to
mind is capable of passing beyond the dividing line we have drawn
it. Beyond the pairs of opposites of which the world consists, other
are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth:
going all the way, and not starting..."
mind is a mirror of the universe that mirrors man's mind."
mind is its own place, and in itself, can make a heaven of hell, a hell
is a tragedy for those who feel, and a comedy for those who think."
de La Bruyère
mind, stretched to a new idea, never goes back to its original dimension."
the beginner's mind there are many possibilities; in the expert's mind
there are few."
is an oasis in the heart which will never be reached by the caravan
my soul rages a battle without victor, between faith without proof and
reason without charm."
mind all logic is like a knife all blade; it makes the hand bleed that
I contradict myself? Very well then, I contradict myself(I am large,
I contain multitudes)."
are no elements so diverse that they cannot be joined in the heart of a
only gives a man what he needs. Magic gives him what he wants."
is far, far better to have a firm anchor in nonsense, than to put forth
on the troubled sea of thought."
wisdom knows it must comprise
nonsense as a compromise,
fools should fail to find it wise."
is better to speak wisdom foolishly like the saints, than to speak folly
wisely like the deans."
ignorance is bliss, tis folly to be wise."
foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds."
must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star."
whole order of things is as outrageous as any miracle which could presume
to violate it."
invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common."
see a world in a grain of sand, and heaven in a wildflower,
infinity in the palm of your hand, and eternity in an hour."
every man the world is as fresh as it was at the first day,
as full of untold novelties for him who has the eyes to see them."
we travel the world over to find the beautiful,
must carry it with us or we will find it not."
everything that lives is holy; life delights in life."
you propose to speak, always ask yourself - is it true, is it necessary,
is it kind?"
universe is sacred. You cannot improve it."
begins in mysticism and ends in politics."
war is declared, Truth is the first casualty."
was never a good war, or a bad peace."
just before you're generous."
ever take a fence down until you know the reason why it was put up."
cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity."
clever arrangement of bad eggs ever made a good omelet."
made everything out of nothing, but the nothingness shows through."
men's lives are fairy tales written by the fingers of God."
to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper."
is subtle but he is not malicious."
is the man who, having nothing to say,
from giving wordy evidence of that fact."
Eliot (Mary Ann Evans)
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