Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
But just make someone who has fallen in love listen to his stomach rumble, and the unity of body and soul, that lyrical illusion of the age of science , instantly fades away.
There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because conscience tells him it is right.
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The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious - the fundamental emotion which stands at the cradle of true art and true science.
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The Play's the Thing, wherein I'll catch the conscience of the King.
Pain insists upon being attended to. God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks in our consciences, but shouts in our pains. It is his megaphone to rouse a deaf world.
Science and religion are not at odds. Science is simply too young to understand.
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(The psuedoscience of planning seems almost neurotic in its determination to imitate empiric failure and ignore empiric success.)
I cannot and will not cut my conscience to fit this year's fashions.
I think the world will be a better place when science has swept all religions into the dustbin of history. What is religion but a shared belief in things that cannot be known.