Poetry is not an expression of the party line. It’s that time of night, lying in bed, thinking what you really think, making the private world public, that’s what the poet does.
— Allen Ginsberg
The most violent element in society is ignorance.
— Emma Goldman
You will never be able to experience everything. So, please, do poetical justice to your soul and simply experience yourself.
— Albert Camus
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
— Søren Kierkegaard
Any fool can know. The point is to understand.
— Albert Einstein