"Apathy can be overcome by enthusiasm, and enthusiasm can only be aroused by two things: first, an ideal, with takes the imagination by storm, and second, a definite intelligible plan for carrying that ideal into practice."
"Imagination is more important than knowledge."Arnold J. Toynbee on Albert Einstein
"I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, and that enables you to laugh at life's realities."Arnold J. Toynbee on Dr. Seuss
"Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions."Arnold J. Toynbee on Albert Einstein
"I cannot imagine a God who rewards and punishes the objects of his creation and is but a reflection of human frailty."Arnold J. Toynbee on Albert Einstein
"Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?"Arnold J. Toynbee on Sun Tzu
"A life which does not go into action is a failure."
"As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot shuffle off our responsibility upon the shoulders of God or nature. We must shoulder it ourselves. It is our responsibility."
"Sooner or later, man has always had to decide whether he worships his own power or the power of God."
"Civilization is a movement and not a condition, a voyage and not a harbor."
"History is a vision of God's creation on the move."