"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."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Alfred North Whitehead on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Alfred North Whitehead on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."Alfred North Whitehead on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."Alfred North Whitehead on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Alfred North Whitehead on Marilyn Monroe
"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."
"True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes, but the firm resolve of virtue and reason."