This is a present from a small, distant world, a token of our sounds, our science, our images, our music, our thoughts and our feelings. We are attempting to survive our time so we may live into yours.
U.S. President Jimmy Carter
The Voyager Golden Record
Mind, n. A mysterious form of matter secreted by the brain. Its chief activity consists in the endeavor to ascertain its own nature, the futility of the attempt being due to the fact that it has nothing but itself to know itself with.
The Devil's Dictionary
However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
There are no words to express the abyss between isolation and having one ally. It may be conceded to the mathematicians that four is twice two. But two is not twice one; two is two thousand times one.
G. K. Chesterton
The Man Who Was Thursday
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