"Freedom is absolutely necessary for the progress in science and the liberal arts."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Baruch Spinoza on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Baruch Spinoza on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Baruch Spinoza on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Baruch Spinoza on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Baruch Spinoza on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason."
"Only that thing is free which exists by the necessities of its own nature, and is determined in its actions by itself alone."
"I would warn you that I do not attribute to nature either beauty or deformity, order or confusion. Only in relation to our imagination can things be called beautiful or ugly, well-ordered or confused."
"There is no hope unmingled with fear, and no fear unmingled with hope."
"Fear cannot be without hope nor hope without fear."