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All of us, at certain moments of our lives, need to take advice and to receive help from other people.
All great men are gifted with intuition. They know without reasoning or analysis, what they need to know.
The atmosphere of libraries, lecture rooms and laboratories is dangerous to those who shut themselves up in them too long. It separates us from reality like a fog.
Gigantic sums are now required to maintain prisons and insane asylums and protect the public against gangsters and lunatics. Why do we preserve these useless and harmful beings? The abnormal prevent development of the normal.
The Asiatics and the Africans, such as the Russians, the Arabs, the Hindus, are increasing with marked rapidity. Never have the European races been in such great peril as today.
Intuition comes very close to clairvoyance; it appears to be the extrasensory perception of reality.
Science has to be understood in its broadest sense, as a method for comprehending all observable reality, and not merely as an instrument for acquiring specialized knowledge.
Those who desire to rise as high as our human condition allows, must renounce intellectual pride, the omnipotence of clear thinking, belief in the absolute power of logic.
The first duty of society is to give each of its members the possibility of fulfilling his destiny. When it becomes incapable of performing this duty it must be transformed.
A few observation and much reasoning lead to error; many observations and a little reasoning to truth.
The most efficient way to live reasonably is every morning to make a plan of one's day and every night to examine the results obtained.
The German government has taken energetic measures against the propagation of the defective, the mentally diseased, and the criminal.