Alfred North Whitehead Quotes
The safest general characterization of the European philosophical tradition is that it consists of a series of footnotes to Plato.
Process and Reality, p. 39, Free Press, 1979
If a dog jumps in your lap, it is because he is fond of you; but if a cat does the same thing, it is because your lap is warmer.
The great achievements of the past were the adventures of the past. Only the adventurous can understand the greatness of the past.
Civilization advances by extending the number of important operations that we can perform without thinking about them.