Favorite Quotes

Everyday, my google homepage ( looooooove google) provides me with a few lovley quotes. I have been collecting them as well as a few others from books I am reading. I thought I would share a few of my favs:

“As our circle of knowledge expands, so does the circumference of darkness surrounding it.” -Einstein 

” Any fool can know. The point is to understand.” -Einstein

 

Even in literature and art, no man who bothers about originality will ever be original: whereas if you simply try to tell the truth (without caring two pence how often it has been told before) you will, nine times out of ten, become original without ever having noticed it.”     -CS Lewis 

 

 “Somewhere we know that without silence words lose their meaning, that without listening speaking no longer heals, that without distance closeness cannot cure” -Henri Nouwen

 

“We must stop setting out sights by the light of each passing ship; instead we mus set out course by the stars.” -George Marshall

 

 

And a few others for interest: 

 

“The darkest places in hell are reserved for those who maintain their neutrality in times of moral crisis.”  –Dante Alighieri 

 

“Can a mortal ask questions which God finds unanswerable? Quite easily, I should think.All nonsense questions are unanswerable” -C.S. Lewis

 

“In individuals insanity is rare, in groups, parties, nations and epochs it is the rule.” -Nietzsche

 

 

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