A conclusion is the place where you got tired thinking.
A good teacher must know the rules; a good pupil, the exceptions.
A living civilization creates; a dying, builds museums.
Diets were invented of the church, the workhouse and the hospital. They were started for the punishment of the spirit and have ended in the punishment of the body.
Disease is somatic; the suffering from it, psychic.
Don't forget that the flavors of wine and cheese depend upon the types of infecting microorganisms.
Expect an early death- it will keep you busier.
Facts are not science- as the dictionary is not literature.
Half the modern drugs could well be thrown out the window except that the birds might eat them.
It is not hard to learn more. What is hard is to unlearn when you discover yourself wrong.
Knowledge is a process of piling up facts; wisdom lies in their simplification.
Minorities are the stars of the firmament; majorities, the darkness in which they float.
None of the great discoveries was made by a 'specialist' or a 'researcher.'
Psychology is physiology above the collar button.
Sin is commitable in thought, word or deed; so is virtue.
Socrates was killed by a committee.
The American is a gentle guy; but don't pressure him; if you do he turns toad and squirts poison.
The refuge of the morally, intellectually, artistically and economically bankrupt is war.
The specialist is a man who fears other subjects.
When there is no explanation, then give it a name, which immediately explains everything.
When there is no explanation, they give it a name, which immediately explains everything.
Whenever ideas fail, men invent words.
You must learn to talk clearly. The jargon of scientific terminology which rolls off your tongues is mental garbage.
Youth disserves; middle age conserves; old age preserves.
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