"The properties which differentiate living matter from any kind of inorganic imitation may be instinctively felt, but can hardly be formulated without expert knowledge."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Oliver Joseph Lodge on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Oliver Joseph Lodge on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Oliver Joseph Lodge on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Oliver Joseph Lodge on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Oliver Joseph Lodge on William Shakespeare
"We know that communication must be hampered, and its form largely determined, by the unconscious but inevitable influence of a transmitting mechanism, whether that be of a merely mechanical or of a physiological character."
"The hypothesis of surviving intelligence and personality - not only surviving but anxious and able with difficulty to communicate - is the simplest and most straightforward and the only one that fits all the facts."
"In other cases, when the medium becomes entranced, the demonstration of a communicator's separate intelligence may become stronger and the sophistication less."