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If we fight a war and win it with H-bombs, what history will remember is not the ideals we were fighting for but the methods we used to accomplish them. These methods will be compared to the warfare of Genghis Khan who ruthlessly killed every last inhabitant of Persia.
The end of the human race will be that it will eventually die of civilization.
Therefore do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Sufficient unto the day is its own troubles.
We should take care not to make the intellect our god; it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality.
Ignorance does not necesarilly mean one has a lack of wisdom, for a most ignorant person can be one with much wisdom. It's "live and learn" that creates wisdom.
An expert is someone who is one page ahead of you in the manual.
Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living; the other helps you make a life.
Man is able to do what he is unable to imagine. His head trails a wake through the galaxy of the absurd.
Decay is inherent in all compounded things. Strive on with diligence.
Disorder increases with time because we measure time in the direction in which disorder increases.
The opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.