Reality is merely an illusion albeit a very persistent one.
It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.
Strive not to be a success but rather to be of value.
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.
Only one who devotes himself to a cause with his whole strength and soul can be a true master. For this reason mastery demands all of a person.
All that is valuable in human society depends upon the opportunity for development accorded the individual.
Everyone should be respected as an individual but no one idolized.
Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized.
Science without religion is lame religion without science is blind.
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
I am a deeply religious nonbeliever – this is a somewhat new kind of religion.
True religion is real living living with all one’s soul with all one’s goodness and righteousness.
One strength of the communist system of the East is that it has some of the character of a religion and inspires the emotions of a religion.
The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while.
The unleashed power of the atom has changed everything save our modes of thinking and we thus drift toward unparalleled catastrophe.
Politics is for the present but an equation is for eternity.
Pure mathematics is in its way the poetry of logical ideas.