Profile for mirfak

Username mirfak
Member sinceMarch 26, 2006
 
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a small collection of quotes I like (I haven't checked the attributions)
People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character. Ralph Waldo Emerson
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser. Socrates
If the natural tendencies of mankind are so bad that it is not safe to permit people to be free, how is it that the tendencies of these organizers are always good? Frederic Bastiat
There is a principle which is a bar against all information, which is proof against all arguments and which cannot fail to keep a man in everlasting ignorance. That principle is contempt prior to investigation. Herbert Spencer
We cannot get behind consciousness. Everything that we talk about, everything that we regard as existing, postulates consciousness. Max Planck
The fundamental requirement for progress ... is the eagerness to be corrected.

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