"Religion is the last refuge of human savagery."
"This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple the philosophy is kindness."Alfred North Whitehead on Dalai Lama
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."Alfred North Whitehead on Mahatma Gandhi
"I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else."Alfred North Whitehead on C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither."Alfred North Whitehead on C. S. Lewis
"I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is."Alfred North Whitehead on Albert Camus
"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."