// banach's | Philosophy Department at St. Anselm College //

You, me, or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. But it ain't how hard you hit, it's about how hard you can get hit, and keep moving forward. How much you can take, and keep moving forward.

Love, and do what you like.

It is certainly no part of religion to compel religion.

— Tertullius

The only thing that makes life possible is permanent, intolerable uncertainty; not knowing what comes next.

Resist much, obey little

Thats Life, Thats what all the people say. You're ridin' high in April, shot down in May, but I know im gonna change that tune, when I’m back on top, back on top in June.

There is no quantum world. There is only an abstract quantum mechanical description.

— Niels Bohr

It really is a nice theory. The only defect I think it has is probably common to all philosophical theories. It's wrong.

(Naming and Necessity)

Science is nothing but trained and organized common sense, differing from the latter only as a veteran may differ from a raw recruit: and its methods differ from those of common sense only as far as the guardsman's cut and thrust differ from the manner in which a savage wields his club.

We are not loved by our friends for what we are; rather, we are loved in spite of what we are.