"Every branch of human knowledge, if traced up to its source and final principles, vanishes into mystery."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Arthur Machen on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Arthur Machen on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Arthur Machen on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Arthur Machen on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Arthur Machen on William Shakespeare
"Now, everybody, I suppose, is aware that in recent years the silly business of divination by dreams has ceased to be a joke and has become a very serious science."
"It is all nonsense, to be sure and so much the greater nonsense inasmuch as the true interpretation of many dreams - not by any means of all dreams - moves, it may be said, in the opposite direction to the method of psycho-analysis."
"If a man dreams that he has committed a sin before which the sun hid his face, it is often safe to conjecture that, in sheer forgetfulness, he wore a red tie, or brown boots with evening dress."