Profound Quotes

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world, indeed it is the only thing that ever has.”
– Margaret Mead

“We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them”
– Albert Einstein.

A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusions is deep
– Saul Bellow

“Almost always, the creative dedicated minority has made the world better.”
– Martin Luther King, Jr.

Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
– Marcus Aurelius

To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead.
– Thomas Paine

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Don´t be afriad you are going too slow, be afraid if you stop.
– Sun Tzu

We can continue to stomp on the ants coming out from under the refrigerator, but until we remove the spoiled food behind it, they are just going to keep coming.
– Peter Joseph

The real measure of your wealth is how much you would be worth if you lost all your money.
– Anon

There is no failure. Only feedback.
– Robert Allen

“You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.”
– Buckminster Fuller

“When you are inspired by some great purpose,
some extraordinary project,
all your thoughts break their bonds;
your mind transcends limitations,
your consciousness expands in every direction,
and you find yourself in a new, great and wonderful world.
Dormant forces, faculties and talents become alive,
and you discover yourself to be a greater person by far
than you ever dreamed yourself to be.”
– Patanjali (c. 1st to 3rd century BC)

Where we have strong emotions, we’re liable to fool ourselves.
– Carl Sagan

The marvel of all history is the patience with which men and women submit to burdens unnecessarily laid upon them by their governments.
– William H. Borah

“Absolute certainty is a privilege of uneducated minds and fanatics. It is, for scientific folk, an unattainable ideal.” Cassius Kuyser


~ by Roger Marques on June 12, 2009.

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