Sunday, August 1, 2010

Sunday Quotes #2

The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
-Carl Jung-

I respect faith, but doubt is what gets you an education.
-Wilson Mizner-

I want to be puzzled and charmed, to experience the endless, beguiling variety of a continent where you can board a train and an hour later be somewhere...different. I want to be a tourist.
-Bill Bryson-
Neither Here Nor There

I was irrevocably betrothed to laughter, the sound of which has always seemed to me to be the most civilized music in the world.
-Peter Ustinov-

Words, like nature, half reveal and half conceal the soul within.
-Alfred, Lord Tennyson-

And this I believe: that the free, exploring mind of the individual human is the most valuable thing in all the world.
And this I would fight for: the freedom of the mind to take any direction it wishes, undirected.
And this I must fight against: any idea, religion or government which limits or destroys the individual.
-John Steinbeck-
East of Eden


  1. I adore quotations! These are all excellent and thought provoking...

    Thanks for the comment on my blog!

  2. I love the first + the last quote the mostest...and the photograph is just beautiful.

  3. these were amazing quotes! Felt them all I think :) Thanks for your nice comment on the WILW at krystens blog!


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