"Concerning culture as a process, one would say that it means learning a great many things and then forgetting them and the forgetting is as necessary as the learning."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Albert J. Nock on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Albert J. Nock on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Albert J. Nock on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Albert J. Nock on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Albert J. Nock on Earl Nightingale
"As might be supposed, my parents were quite poor, but we somehow never seemed to lack anything we needed, and I never saw a trace of discontent or a failure in cheerfulness over their lot in life, as indeed over anything."
"The positive testimony of history is that the State invariably had its origin in conquest and confiscation. No primitive State known to history originated in any other manner."
"Considered now as a possession, one may define culture as the residuum of a large body of useless knowledge that has been well and truly forgotten."
"Useless knowledge can be made directly contributory to a force of sound and disinterested public opinion."
"The business of a scientific school is the dissemination of useful knowledge, and this is a noble enterprise and indispensable withal society can not exist unless it goes on."