Alfred North Whitehead quotes

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Life is an offensive, directed against the repetitious mechanism of the Universe.
Knowledge shrinks as wisdom grows.
Art is the imposing of a pattern on experience, and our aesthetic enjoyment is recognition of the pattern.
In England if something goes wrong--say, if one finds a skunk in the garden--he writes to the family solicitor, who proceeds to ta ...
There are no whole truths; all truths are half-truths. It is trying to treat them as whole truths that plays the devil.
If a dog jumps into your lap it is because he is fond of you; but if a cat does the same thing it is because your lap is warmer.
Religion will not regain its old power until it can face change in the same spirit as does science. Its principles may be eternal, ...
Every philosophy is tinged with the colouring of some secret imaginative background, which never emerges explicitly into its train ...
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