May 29, 2008

The Quote Shelf

Medieval text with Latin script A frequent feature on this site; feel free to comment on the quote or to supply a competing quote.

The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
-- Baruch Spinoza

1 comment:

Jake said...

“Man’s mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.”
--Oliver Wendell Holmes