We change our ideas like an animal sheds its coat, in patches, not all at once.
I … salute the future. It is the salute of a gladiator ringed by the indifference of the watching stars.
Is man a planetary disease?
Specialization: the beginning of the road to extinction
We weren’t on the wrong side [in Vietnam], we were the wrong side.
Virtue is sufficient for happiness.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; all else is opinion.
Everyone has a religion … And I don’t care what it is …
After such knowledge, what forgiveness?
Evolution consists of an infinitude of trivial, unconscious events.