Trumpet in a herd of elephants crow in the company of cocks bleat in a flock of goats.
Nature does not proceed by leaps.
Act as if it were impossible to fail.
Swindon What will history say Burgoyne History, sir, will tell lies as usual.
Most of the things we decide are not what we know to be the best. We say yes, merely because we are driven into a corner and must say somethign.
Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.
Books won't stay banned. They won't burn. Ideas won't go to jail. In the long run of history, the censor and the inquisitor have always lost. The only sure weapon against bad ideas is better ideas.
A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows the public opinion.
Science at best is not wisdom it is knowledge. Wisdom is knowledge tempered with judgment.
A wise old owl sat upon an oak The more he saw the less he spoke The less he spoke the more he heard Why aren't we like that wise old bird