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All Quotations / Quotations from Arthur Koestler
God seems to have left the receiver off the hook and time is running out.
If one looks with a cold eye at the mess man has made of history, it is difficult to avoid the conclusion that he has been afflicted by some built-in mental disorder which drives him towards self-destruction.
If the creator had a purpose in equipping us with a neck, he surely meant us to stick it out.
The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems afterwards.
"No one can persuade another to change. Each of us guards a gate of change that can only be opened from the inside. We cannot open the gate of another, either by argument or emotional appeal."
"Men are doubtful and skeptical about the Church they suspect and dislike the clergy they are impatient of theological systems but for Jesus Christ, as he stand out to view in the sacred pages, as they dimly realize him in their own best selves, as they catch faint traces of him in the lives of his saints, they have no other sentiments than those of respect and affection."
Herbert Hensley Henson
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."
"All living souls welcome whatsoever they are ready to cope with all else they ignore, or pronounce to be monstrous and wrong, or deny to be possible."
"Few are those who see with their own eyes and feel with their own hearts."