The desire to be connected with the cosmos reflects a profound reality: we are connected, not in the trivial ways that the pseudoscience of astrology promises, but in the deepest ways.
Carl Sagan (via whyallcaps)
All things are subject to interpretation; whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth.
Nietzsche (via whyallcaps)
How can I tell,” said the man, “that the past isn’t a fiction designed to account for the discrepancy between my immediate physical sensations and my state of mind?
Douglas Adam, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe (via whyallcaps)
A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.
William James (via whyallcaps)