Favorite QuotesFive senses; an incurably abstract intellect; a haphazardly selective memory; a set of preconceptions and assumptions so numerous that I can never examine more than a minority of them - never become conscious of them all. How much of total reality can such an apparatus let through?
No one has the faintest idea whether the immense gap between what is living and what is not may be crossed by any conceivable means.
We sleep soundly in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm.
Don't tell your problems to people: eighty percent don't care; and the other twenty percent are glad you have them.
(Brief History of Time) is a book widely considered fascinating by those who did not read it, and incomprehensible by those who did.
One horse-laugh is worth ten thousand syllogisms. It is not only more effective; it is also vastly more intelligent.
'Climate change is a fact.' Well, of course. The climate is always changing, but never the politician's appetite for spending money.
Socialism in general has a record of failure so blatant that only an intellectual could ignore or evade it.
Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.
Socialism is the religion people get when they lose their religion.
Richard John Neuhaus
For since the creation of the world God's invisible attributes - his eternal power and divine nature - have been clearly seen, being understood from what has been made, so that men are without excuse.
But ask the animals, and they will teach you; or the birds in the sky, and they will tell you; or speak to the earth, and it will teach you; or let the fish in the sea inform you. Which of all these does not know that the hand of the Lord has done this?