"As long as men are free to ask what they must, free to say what they think, free to think what they will, freedom can never be lost and science can never regress."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Marcel Proust on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Marcel Proust on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Marcel Proust on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Marcel Proust on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Marcel Proust on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Everything great in the world comes from neurotics. They alone have founded our religions and composed our masterpieces."
"It is in moments of illness that we are compelled to recognize that we live not alone but chained to a creature of a different kingdom, whole worlds apart, who has no knowledge of us and by whom it is impossible to make ourselves understood: our body."
"Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees."
"A change in the weather is sufficient to recreate the world and ourselves."
"Words do not change their meanings so drastically in the course of centuries as, in our minds, names do in the course of a year or two."