„The people who have discovered something important in any of the more noble arts have principally done so when they have abandoned the body and taken refuge in the citadel of the soul.“
— Marsilio Ficino, Platonic Theology, Book 13, Chapter 2
„Those who claim to discover everything but produce no proofs of the same may be confuted as having actually pretended to discover the impossible.“
— Archimedes Greek mathematician, physicist, engineer, inventor, and astronomer -287 - -212 a.C.
— Aristotle Classical Greek philosopher, student of Plato and founder of Western philosophy -384 - -322 a.C.
„When you have money in hand, only you forget who are you. But when you do not have any money in your hand, the whole world forget who you are. It's life.“
— Bill Gates American business magnate and philanthropist 1955
„The mother art is architecture. Without an architecture of our own we have no soul of our own civilization.“
— Frank Lloyd Wright American architect (1867-1959) 1867 - 1959
„people who have failed in their lives, they are suffering their failure. People who have succeeded in their life, they are suffering their success.“
— Sadhguru, Inner Management: In the Presence of the Master
„Ah! How neatly tied, in these people, is the umbilical cord of morality! Since they left their mothers they have never sinned, have they? They are apostles, they are the descendants of priests; one can only wonder from what source they draw their indignation, and above all how much they have pocketed to do this, and in any case what it has done for them.“
— Antonin Artaud French-Occitanian poet, playwright, actor and theatre director 1896 - 1948
„Every day I discover
more and more
It’s enough to drive one mad.
I have such a desire
to do everything,
my head is bursting with it.“
— Claude Monet French impressionist painter 1840 - 1926
„Each time one prematurely teaches a child something he could have discovered himself, that child is kept from inventing it and consequently from understanding it completely.“
— Jean Piaget Swiss psychologist, biologist, logician, philosopher & academic 1896 - 1980