Quotes

There are 406 public quotes by various authors in this list.

Dan Brown

Religion: Because thinking is hard.

Religion: Because thinking is hard. ...
George Santayana

Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.

Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. ...
Publilius Syrus

Saxum volutum non obducitur musco.

Saxum volutum non obducitur musco. ...
Francis Bacon

The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not when it misses.

The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not when it misses. ...
Saint Augustine

There is another form of temptation, even more fraught with danger. This is the disease of curiosity.

There is another form of temptation, even more fraught with danger. This is the disease of curiosity. It is this which drives us to ...
Voltaire

An optimist believes that we are living in the best of all possible worlds and a pessimist is afraid that it is true.

An optimist believes that we are living in the best of all possible worlds and a pessimist is afraid that it is true. ...