"In formal logic, a contradiction is the signal of defeat, but in the evolution of real knowledge it marks the first step in progress toward a victory."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Alfred North Whitehead on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Alfred North Whitehead on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Alfred North Whitehead on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Alfred North Whitehead on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Alfred North Whitehead on William Shakespeare
"Wisdom alone is true ambition's aim, wisdom is the source of virtue and of fame obtained with labour, for mankind employed, and then, when most you share it, best enjoyed."
"Art attracts us only by what it reveals of our most secret self."
"Philosophy begins in wonder. And, at the end, when philosophic thought has done its best, the wonder remains."
"It is the business of the future to be dangerous and it is among the merits of science that it equips the future for its duties."
"The art of progress is to preserve order amid change and to preserve change amid order."