"An excessive knowledge of Marxism is a sign of a misspent youth."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."John McCarthy on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."John McCarthy on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."John McCarthy on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."John McCarthy on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."John McCarthy on William Shakespeare
"It is said that man doesn't live by bread alone. Sometimes this is unfortunate, because people who cannot live by bread alone too often kill other people in consequence of the fights they get into."
"If a person can be said to have the wrong attitude, there is no need to pay attention to his arguments."
"Of course, Third World leaders love you. By ascribing third world ills to First World sins, you absolve them of blame for their countries' failure to advance."
"In human history, the desire for revenge and the desire for loot have often been closely associated."
"Foolishness is rarely a matter of lack of intelligence or even lack of information."