Alfred North Whitehead

Alfred North Whitehead

was an English mathematician who became a philosopher
An open mind is all very well in its way, but it ought not to be so open that there is no keeping anything in or out of it.More Alfred North Whitehead quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The absolute pacifist is a bad citizen; times come when force must be used to uphold right, justice and ideals.More Alfred North Whitehead quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What is morality in any given time or place? It is what the majority then and there happen to like, and immorality is what they dislikeMore Alfred North Whitehead quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every philosophy is tinged with the coloring of some secret imaginative background, which never emerges explicitly into its train of reasoning.More Alfred North Whitehead quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every intellectual revolution which has ever stirred humanity into greatness has been a passionate protest against inert ideas. Then, alas, with pathetic ignorance of human psychology, it has proceeded by some educational scheme to bind humanity afresh with inert ideas of its own fashioning.More Alfred North Whitehead quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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