"Scholastic learning and polemical divinity retarded the growth of all true knowledge."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."David Hume on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."David Hume on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."David Hume on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."David Hume on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."David Hume on William Shakespeare
"This avidity alone, of acquiring goods and possessions for ourselves and our nearest friends, is insatiable, perpetual, universal, and directly destructive of society."
"Belief is nothing but a more vivid, lively, forcible, firm, steady conception of an object, than what the imagination alone is ever able to attain."
"Beauty in things exists in the mind which contemplates them."
"Beauty, whether moral or natural, is felt, more properly than perceived."
"Accuracy is, in every case, advantageous to beauty, and just reasoning to delicate sentiment. In vain would we exalt the one by depreciating the other."