“A poet once said, “The whole universe is in a glass of wine.” We will probably never know in what sense he meant that, for poets do not write to be understood. But it is true that if we look at a glass of wine closely enough we see the entire universe.” —Richard Feynman - Wikiquote
- Harold: You hop in any car you want and just drive off?
- Maude: Well, not any car - I like to keep a variety. I'm always looking for the new experience.
- Harold: [smiling] Maybe.
- Harold: [more seriously] Nevertheless, I think you're upsetting people. I don't know if that's right.
- Maude: Well, if some people get upset because they feel they have a hold on some things, I'm merely acting as a gentle reminder: here today, gone tomorrow, so don't get attached to things *now.* With *that* in mind, I'm not against collecting stuff.
“The joy of life consists in the exercise of one’s energies, continual growth, constant change, the enjoyment of every new experience. To stop means simply to die. The eternal mistake of mankind is to set up an attainable ideal.” —Aleister Crowley
“The power of imagination makes us infinite.” —John Muir
“Of course, you only live one life, and you make all your mistakes, and learn what not to do, and that’s the end of you.” —Richard Feynman (via quotesforintellectuals)