"The art of progress is to preserve order amid change and to preserve change amid order."
"If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."Alfred North Whitehead on Maya Angelou
"Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent."Alfred North Whitehead on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference."Alfred North Whitehead on Reinhold Niebuhr
"Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek."Alfred North Whitehead on Barack Obama
"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."Alfred North Whitehead on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."
"True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes, but the firm resolve of virtue and reason."