"Scholastic learning and polemical divinity retarded the growth of all true knowledge."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."David Hume on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."David Hume on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."David Hume on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."David Hume on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."David Hume on Earl Nightingale
"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."