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- “The highest form of ignorance is when you reject something you don’t know anything about.” - Wayne Dyer
"We are not human beings having a spiritual experience, we are spiritual beings having a human experience."
"Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful." -- Albert Schweitzer
"The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.” - Albert Camus
"When the people fear their government, there is tyranny. When the government fears the people, there is liberty." - Thomas Jefferson
"If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live." Martin Luther King Jr.
“Research teaches a man to admit he is wrong and to be proud of the fact that he does so, rather than try with all his energy to defend an unsound plan because he is afraid that admission of error is a confession of weakness when rather it is a sign of strength”
- Prof. H. E. Stocher
“You can hold yourself back from the sufferings of the world, that is something you are free to do and it accords with your nature, but perhaps this very holding back is the one suffering you could avoid.”
"If the words 'life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness' don't include the right to experiment with your own consciousness, then the Declaration of Independence isn't worth the hemp it was written on."
"A man of knowledge lives by acting, not by thinking about acting." -Carlos Castaneda
"To repeat what others have said, requires education; to challenge it, requires brains."
- Mary Pettibone Poole
"The earth provides everything we need to survive except love, we must provide enough love for the earth."
"Basically, I'm not interested in doing research and I never have been. I'm interested in understanding, which is quite a different thing."
- David Blackwell
"Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take; but as for me, give me liberty or give me death!" - Patrick Henry
"There are times, however, and this is one of them, when even being right feels wrong. What do you say, for instance, about a generation that has been taught that rain is poison and sex is death? If making love might be fatal and if a cool spring breeze on any summer afternoon can turn a crystal blue lake into a puddle of black poison right in front of your eyes, there is not much left except TV and relentless masturbation. It's a strange world. Some people get rich and others eat shit and die."
"We perceive. This is hard fact. But what we perceive is not a fact of the same kind, because we learn what to perceive."
“The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.” - Eden Phillpots