"Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance, is the death of knowledge."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Alfred North Whitehead on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."Alfred North Whitehead on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Alfred North Whitehead on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Alfred North Whitehead on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Alfred North Whitehead on Helen Keller
"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."