"Perhaps in time the so-called Dark Ages will be thought of as including our own."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Georg C. Lichtenberg on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Georg C. Lichtenberg on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Georg C. Lichtenberg on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Georg C. Lichtenberg on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Georg C. Lichtenberg on Mahatma Gandhi
"We accumulate our opinions at an age when our understanding is at its weakest."
"Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age."
"We cannot remember too often that when we observe nature, and especially the ordering of nature, it is always ourselves alone we are observing."
"I cannot say whether things will get better if we change what I can say is they must change if they are to get better."
"Never undertake anything for which you wouldn't have the courage to ask the blessings of heaven."