The aim of a college education is to teach you to know a good man when you see one.
There is only one thing a philosopher can be relied upon to do, and that is to contradict other philosophers.
Only necessity understood and bondage to the highest is identical with true freedom.
Pessimism leads to weakness, optimism to power.
Great emergencies and crises show us how much greater our vital resources are than we had supposed.
Our normal waking consciousness, rational consciousness as we call it, is but one special type of consciousness, whilst all about it, parted from it by the filmiest of screens, there lie potential forms of consciousness entirely different.