"The Athanasian Creed is to me light and intelligible reading in comparison with much that now passes for science."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Samuel Butler on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Samuel Butler on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Samuel Butler on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Samuel Butler on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Samuel Butler on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Every man's work, whether it be literature, or music or pictures or architecture or anything else, is always a portrait of himself."
"The history of art is the history of revivals."
"Life is not an exact science, it is an art."
"Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises."
"The sinews of art and literature, like those of war, are money."