- "The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious. It is the fundamental emotion that stands at the cradle of true art and true science. Whoever does not know it and can no longer wonder, no longer marvel, is as good as dead, and his eyes are dimmed." — Albert Einstein
- "A man is rich in proportion to the number of things which he can afford to let alone." – Henry David Thoreau
- "The secret of being miserable is to have the leisure to bother about whether you are happy or not. The cure is occupation."
- "Crazy is a term of art; insane is…" Hunter S. Thompson OC
- He who possesses art and science has religion; he who does not possess them, needs religion. -Goethe