Listen to many, speak to a few.
(April 26, 1564 - April 23, 1616)
It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.
Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall
Give thy thoughts no tongue.
What's in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet
Some of the finest moral intuitions come to quite humble people. The visiting of lofty ideas doesn't depend on formal schooling. Think of those Galilean peasants.
Alfred North Whitehead
(February 15, 1861 - December 30, 1947)
Is it the secret of the long-nosed Etruscans?/ The long-nosed, sensitive footed, subtly-smiling Etruscans, / Who made so little noise outside the cypress groves?
(September 11, 1885 - March 02, 1930)
It is better to look ahead and prepare than to look back and regret