Det tænker jeg i hvert fald

Cogito cogito ergo cogito sum –
“I think that I think, therefore I think that I am.”

– Ambrose Bierce, “The Devil’s Dictionary”

Start med starten

The hands that help are better far than the lips that pray.

– Robert G. Ingersoll

Klar

The first thing I do in the morning is brush my teeth and sharpen my tongue.

– Dorothy Parker

Kan det rummes

Wer die Musik nicht hört, hält die Tanzenden für wahnsinnig.

– Friedrich Nietzsche

Destination

A moment’s insight is sometimes worth a life’s experience.

– Oliver Wendell Holmes

Spiritual reality

Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality. When we recognize our place in an immensity of light-years and in the passage of ages, when we grasp the intricacy, beauty, and subtlety of life, then that soaring feeling, that sense of elation and humility combined, is surely spiritual.

– Carl Sagan: The Demon-Haunted World

Men en gnist

What is the meaning of life? That was all- a simple question; one that tended to close in on one with years, the great revelation had never come. The great revelation perhaps never did come. Instead, there were little daily miracles, illuminations, matches struck unexpectedly in the dark; here was one.

– Virginia Woolf