Tuesday, 17 July 2018

Invention, 
strictly speaking, 
is little more than a new combination of those images 
which have been previously gathered and deposited in the memory; 
nothing can come of nothing.

Monday, 16 July 2018

Sunday, 15 July 2018

In reality, 
both religion and science are expressions of man's uncertainty. 
Perhaps the paradox is that certainty, 
whether it be in science or religion, 
is dangerous.

Saturday, 14 July 2018

Friday, 13 July 2018

Only that day dawns to which we are awake.

Thursday, 12 July 2018

Wednesday, 11 July 2018

Our intonations contain our philosophy of life, 
what each of us is constantly telling himself about things.

Tuesday, 10 July 2018

Monday, 9 July 2018

By the work 
one knows the workman.

Sunday, 8 July 2018

Saturday, 7 July 2018

Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, 
so that's very important for good health.

Friday, 6 July 2018

Thursday, 5 July 2018

Sunlight is painting. 
Moonlight is sculpture.

Wednesday, 4 July 2018

Every exit is an entry somewhere else.

Tuesday, 3 July 2018

Monday, 2 July 2018

Simplicity is the most difficult thing to secure in this world; 
it is the last limit of experience 
and the last effort of genius.

Sunday, 1 July 2018

Saturday, 30 June 2018

True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, 
the zest of creating things new.

Friday, 29 June 2018

Thursday, 28 June 2018

What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?

Wednesday, 27 June 2018

Tuesday, 26 June 2018

Good writing is like a windowpane.

Monday, 25 June 2018

Sunday, 24 June 2018

Science is a differential equation. 
Religion is a boundary condition.

Saturday, 23 June 2018

Friday, 22 June 2018

There is only one day left, 
always starting over: 
it is given to us at dawn 
and taken away from us at dusk.

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Eloquence is a painting of the thoughts.

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

Monday, 18 June 2018

We adore chaos because we love to produce order.

Sunday, 17 June 2018

Saturday, 16 June 2018

He found in the world without 
as actual 
what was in his world within 
as possible.

Friday, 15 June 2018

Thursday, 14 June 2018

But I, being poor, have only my dreams; 
I have spread my dreams under your feet; 
Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.

Wednesday, 13 June 2018


Tuesday, 12 June 2018

The world is wide. 
No two days are alike, 
nor even two hours, 
neither were there ever two leaves of a tree alike 
since the creation of all the world; 
and the genuine productions of art, 
like those of nature, 
are all distinct from each other.

Monday, 11 June 2018

Sunday, 10 June 2018

If language did not affect behaviour, 
it could have no meaning.

Saturday, 9 June 2018

Friday, 8 June 2018

Life is hardly more than a fraction of a second. 
Such a little time to prepare oneself for eternity!

Thursday, 7 June 2018

Wednesday, 6 June 2018

Time cools, 
time clarifies; 
no mood can be maintained 
quite unaltered 
through the course of hours.

Tuesday, 5 June 2018

Monday, 4 June 2018

Ideas shape the course of history.

Sunday, 3 June 2018

Saturday, 2 June 2018

Solitude shows us what should be; 
society shows us what we are.

Friday, 1 June 2018

Thursday, 31 May 2018

Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes.

Wednesday, 30 May 2018

Tuesday, 29 May 2018

The true object of all human life is play. 
Earth is a task garden; 
heaven is a playground.

Monday, 28 May 2018

Sunday, 27 May 2018

Facts are stupid until brought into connection with some general law.

Saturday, 26 May 2018

Friday, 25 May 2018

The system becomes more coherent as it is further extended. 
The elements which we require for explaining a new class of facts 
are already contained in our system. 
In false theories, the contrary is the case.

Thursday, 24 May 2018

Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Everything lives and lasts 
by the inner necessity of its being, 
by its own nature's need.

Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Monday, 21 May 2018

There are many truths 
of which the full meaning 
cannot be realised 
until personal experience 
has brought it home.

Sunday, 20 May 2018

Saturday, 19 May 2018

What sort of philosophy one chooses 
depends on 
what sort of person one is.

Friday, 18 May 2018

Thursday, 17 May 2018

In all affairs 
it's a healthy thing 
now and then 
to hang a question mark 
on the things you have long taken for granted.

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Set up a situation 
that presents you with something 
slightly beyond your reach.

Monday, 14 May 2018

Sunday, 13 May 2018

Your whole life is on the other side of the glass. 
And there is nobody watching.

Saturday, 12 May 2018

Friday, 11 May 2018

Patience and tenacity are worth more than twice their weight of cleverness.

Thursday, 10 May 2018

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Every beloved object is the centre point of a paradise.

Tuesday, 8 May 2018

Monday, 7 May 2018

Information is the resolution of uncertainty.

Sunday, 6 May 2018

Saturday, 5 May 2018

We do not write in order to be understood; 
we write in order to understand.

Friday, 4 May 2018

Thursday, 3 May 2018

Hero-worship is strongest 
where there is least regard for human freedom.

Wednesday, 2 May 2018

Tuesday, 1 May 2018

I never make the mistake of arguing with people for whose opinions I have no respect.

Monday, 30 April 2018

Sunday, 29 April 2018

We are, in fact, productions of this earth.
We are, as it were, its organs.
Our eyes are the eyes of this earth;
our knowledge is the earth's knowledge.

Saturday, 28 April 2018


Friday, 27 April 2018

We dissect nature along lines laid down by our native language.

Thursday, 26 April 2018

Wednesday, 25 April 2018

Language is not simply a reporting device for experience 
but a defining framework for it.

Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Monday, 23 April 2018

It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.

Sunday, 22 April 2018

Saturday, 21 April 2018

Science is the systematic classification of experience.

Friday, 20 April 2018

Thursday, 19 April 2018

The true function of philosophy 
is to educate us in the principles of reasoning 
and not to put an end to further reasoning 
by the introduction of fixed conclusions.

Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Tuesday, 17 April 2018

It's all in the mind, you know.

Monday, 16 April 2018

Sunday, 15 April 2018

The supreme accomplishment is to blur the line between work and play.

Saturday, 14 April 2018

Friday, 13 April 2018

Ever tried. 
Ever failed. 
No matter. 
Try Again. 
Fail again. 
Fail better.

Thursday, 12 April 2018

Wednesday, 11 April 2018

Rules and models destroy genius and art.

Tuesday, 10 April 2018