"Society lives by faith, and develops by science."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Henri Frederic Amiel on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Henri Frederic Amiel on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Henri Frederic Amiel on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Henri Frederic Amiel on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Henri Frederic Amiel on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"I'm not interested in age. People who tell me their age are silly. You're as old as you feel."
"Let us be true: this is the highest maxim of art and of life, the secret of eloquence and of virtue, and of all moral authority."
"To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching. To attain it we must be able to guess what will interest we must learn to read the childish soul as we might a piece of music. Then, by simply changing the key, we keep up the attraction and vary the song."
"Pure truth cannot be assimilated by the crowd it must be communicated by contagion."
"To live we must conquer incessantly, we must have the courage to be happy."