Wonder is the beginning of wisdom
Philosophy begins in wonder. And, at the end, when philosophic thought has done its best, the wonder remains.
Alfred North Whitehead
(February 15, 1861 - December 30, 1947)
Wonder is involuntary praise
(July 03, 1683 - April 05, 1765)
A man is a very small thing, and the night is very large and full of wonders.
(July 24, 1878 - October 25, 1957)
The few wonders of the world only exist while there are those with the sight to see them.
Charles de Lint
(December 22, 1951 - )
Good taste is better than bad taste but bad taste is better than no taste
(May 27, 1867 - March 27, 1931)
''You gave me the key of your heart, my love; then why did you make me knock?'' Oh that was yesterday, saints above! And last night -- I changed the lock!
John Boyle O'Reilly
(June 28, 1844 - August 10, 1890)
Writing eases my suffering... writing is my way of reaffirming my own existence.