Monday’s Toons & Quotes — 004

As mentioned in THIS post, here’s the new Monday’s offering.

The Toons are by artists who gave permission to share their work. The quotes are from the original Jokes of the Week.



It is as easy to deceive oneself without perceiving it as it is difficult to deceive others without them perceiving it.
–François, Duc de La Rouchfoucauld

No one can be a great thinker who does not recognize that as a thinker, it is his first duty to follow his intellect to whatever conclusion it may lead.
–John Stewart Mills

Indignation is the seducer of thoughts. No man can think clearly when his fists are clenched.
–George Jean Nathan

Every man takes the limits of his field of vision for the limits of the world.
–Arthur Schopenhauer

It is much better to know something about everything than to know everything about one thing.
–Blaine Pascal

Intelligence is quickness in seeing things as they are.
–George Santayana

A man should never be ashamed to own he has been in the wrong, which is to say that he is wiser today than he was yesterday.
–Alexander Pope

Man is a credulous animal and must believe in something; in the absence of good grounds for beliefs, he will be satisfied with bad ones.
–Bertrand Russell

A thing is not necessarily true because a man died for it.
–Oscar Wilde

The Deepest sin against humanity is to believe things without evidence.
–Thomas Henry Huxley

Life is hard, but at least it’s short. — E. J. D’Alise (circa 1980)

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