Man should be ever better than he seems.
We have to design a health delivery system by actually talking to people and asking, ‘What would make this service better for you?’ As soon as you start asking, you get a flood of answers.
Sleep is good, death is better; but of course, the best thing would to have never been born at all.
Our religion is itself profoundly sad – a religion of universal anguish, and one which, because of its very catholicity, grants full liberty to the individual and asks no better than to be celebrated in each man’s own language – so long as he knows anguish and is a painter.
Real education should consist of drawing the goodness and the best out of our own students. What better books can there be than the book of humanity?
I’ve always been interested in using mathematics to make the world work better.
What surrounds us we endure better for giving it a name – and moving on.
Everything you need for better future and success has already been written. And guess what? All you have to do is go to the library.
It is better to die on your feet than to live on your knees.
But history is neither watchmaking nor cabinet construction. It is an endeavor toward better understanding.