Those who have never entered upon scientific pursuits know not a tithe of the poetry by which they are surrounded.
Quote by Herbert Spencer
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Science is organized knowledge.
The more specific idea of Evolution now reached is - a change from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity to a definite, coherent heterogeneity, accompanying the dissipation of motion and integration of matter.
Government is essentially immoral.
The great aim of education is not knowledge but action.
We do not commonly see in a tax a diminution of freedom, and yet it clearly is one.
When a man's knowledge is not in order, the more of it he has the greater will be his confusion.
Society exists for the benefit of its members, not the members for the benefit of society.
The Republican form of government is the highest form of government: but because of this it requires the highest type of human nature, a type nowhere at present existing.
The behavior of men to the lower animals, and their behavior to each other, bear a constant relationship.
Old forms of government finally grow so oppressive that they must be thrown off even at the risk of reigns of terror.
The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.
About the time we can make the ends meet, somebody moves the ends.
Let wind blow and the rain fall to wash and take away all problems, it's time for a change.
I don't think know if anything's going to translate anywhere. You're making a movie, you hope it's going to be funny, you can't think about how it's going to go over.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils for time is the greatest innovator.
I think that sense of humor is important in marriage. A sense of humor gets people through marriage.
U.S. nuclear technology is one of this nation's most valuable secrets, and it should have been protected.
I was taught from a young age that I had to serve, so that turned into me thinking I had to save the planet.
When you think of what Americans accomplished, building these amazing cities and all the good it's done in the world, it's kind of disheartening to hear so much hatred of America, not just from abroad, but internally.