Religion, you know, enters very deep; in reality it is the deepest impression I have in speaking to people, that they are or that they are not of my religion.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
No rational argument will have a rational effect on a man who does not want to adopt a rational attitude.
Beauty is a relation, and the apprehension of it a comparison.
I was not out to paint beautiful pictures; even painting good pictures was not important to me. I wanted only to help the truth burst forth.
In so far as a scientific statement speaks about reality, it must be falsifiable; and in so far as it is not falsifiable, it does not speak about reality.
Science may be described as the art of systematic over-simplification.
I’m a working stiff. I just happened to be around at the right time, and nobody else wanted the job.
Piecemeal social engineering resembles physical engineering in regarding the ends as beyond the province of technology.
I’m a machine man, and I head a machine.