Promise me you’ll always remember: You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of every day thinking.[Also known for:]All of science is nothing more than the refinement of everyday thinking.
When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a literary dogma, we become automatons. We cease to grow.
Try to be original in your play and as clever as possible; but don’t be afraid to show yourself foolish; we must have freedom of thinking, and only he is an imancipated thinker who is not afraid to write foolish things.[В пьесе старайся быть оригинальным и по возможности умным, но не бойся показаться глупым; нужно вольнодумство, а только тот вольнодумец, кто не боится писать глупостей.]