Quotes of Cosmos

“ You know, one had as good be out of the world, as out of the fashion. ”

- Colley Cibber

“ This is the greatest week in the history of the world since the Creation, because as a result of what happened in this week, the world is bigger, infinitely. ”

- Richard M. Nixon

“ For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made. ”

- Bible

“ Everything is for the best in this best of all possible worlds. ”

- Voltaire

“ The cosmos is a gigantic flywheel making 10,000 revolutions per minute. Man is a sick fly taking a dizzy ride on it. ”

- H. L. Mencken

“ Each makes this cosmos and its construction the pivot of his emotional life, in order to find in this way peace and security which he can not find in the narrow whirlpool of personal experience. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ One may understand the Cosmos, but never the ego; the self is more distant than any star. ”

- Gilbert K. Chesterton

“ The cosmos is about the smallest hole that a man can hide his head in. ”

- Gilbert K. Chesterton

“ Let him that would move the world first move himself. ”

- Socrates

“ The world is full of beauty, as other worlds above, And if we did our duty, it might be as full of love. ”

- Gerald Massey

“ There was all the world and his wife. ”

- Jonathan Swift

“ We are safer, the region is safer, the world is safer without Saddam. ”

- Iyad Allawi

“ The world will never starve for want of wonders, but for want of wonder. ”

- Gilbert K. Chesterton

“ In the world there are only two tragedies. One is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ But thou shall flourish in immortal youth, Unhurt amidst the wars of elements, The wrecks of matter, and the crush of worlds. ”

- Joseph Addison

“ The world is its own magic. ”

- Shunryu Suzuki

“ There is no such thing as an absolute value in this world. You can only estimate what a thing is worth to you. ”

- Charles Dudley Warner

“ Love is the final end of the world's history, the Amen of the universe. ”

- Novalis Hardenberg

“ Halfe the world knowes not how the other halfe lies. ”

- George Herbert

“ The computer programmer is a creator of universes for which he alone is responsible. Universes of virtually unlimited complexity can be created in the form of computer programs. ”

- Joseph Weizenbaum

“ I am become death, shatterer of worlds. ”

- Robert J. Oppenheimer

“ To you who have never died, may I say: Welcome to the world! ”

- Clive Barker

“ Whether you think that you can, or that you can't, you are usually right. ”

- Robert G. Ingersoll

“ In the struggle between yourself and the world second the world. ”

- Franz Kafka

“ I wanted to be the perfect artist. I'd do three hours of media interviews a day, going to every radio station I could squeeze in. I'd sign autographs after the show until everybody left. ”

- Clint Black

“ The world has become a larger place. The universe has been expanding, and Perl's been expanding along with the universe. ”

- Larry Wall

“ Our sun is one of 100 billion stars in our galaxy. Our galaxy is one of billions of galaxies populating the universe. It would be the height of presumption to think that we are the only living beings in that enormous immensity. ”

- Wernher Von Braun

“ When we acknowledge that all of life is sacred and that each act is an act of choice and therefore sacred, then life is a sacred dance lived consciously each moment. When we live at this level, we participate in the creation of a better world. ”

- Scout Cloud Lee

“ The cosmos is interesting rather than perfect, and everything is not part of some greater plan, nor is all necessarily under control. ”

- Starhawk

“ To sum up: 1. The cosmos is a gigantic fly-wheel making 10, 000 revolutions a minute. 2. Man is a sick fly taking a dizzy ride on it. 3. Religion is the theory that the wheel was designed and set spinning to give him the ride. ”

- H. L. Mencken
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