"If God be God and man a creature made in image of the divine intelligence, his noblest function is the search for truth."
"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits."Morris West on Albert Einstein
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."Morris West on Albert Einstein
"Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."Morris West on Albert Einstein
"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."Morris West on Albert Einstein
"We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality."Morris West on Albert Einstein
"None of us is guaranteed against failure or corruption of any kind witness what's going on in the world in this moment, the follies of human nature and the failures of human nature."
"The fact is that the learning process goes on, and so long as the voices are not stilled and the singers go on singing some of it gets through."
"Once you accept the existence of God - however you define him, however you explain your relationship to him - then you are caught forever with his presence in the center of all things."