Philosophy is the science which considers truth.
That’s the way things come clear. All of a sudden. And then you realize how obvious they’ve been all along.
If we did all the things that we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.
I don’t believe in an afterlife, so I don’t have to spend my whole life fearing hell, or fearing heaven even more. For whatever the tortures of hell, I think the boredom of heaven would be even worse.
The last time anybody made a list of the top hundred character attributes of New Yorkers, common sense snuck in at number 79…..
Nothing is easier than self-deceit. For what each man wishes, that he also believes to be true.