Best Quotes by Bertrand Russell (Top 10)

  1. There are two motives for reading a book; one, that you enjoy it; the other, that you can boast about it.
  2. Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.
  3. Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.
  4. To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.
  5. I would never die for my beliefs because I might be wrong.
  6. Three passions, simple but overwhelmingly strong, have governed my life: the longing for love, the search for knowledge, and unbearable pity for the suffering of mankind.
  7. And if there were a God, I think it very unlikely that He would have such an uneasy vanity as to be offended by those who doubt His existence
  8. A stupid man's report of what a clever man says can never be accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something he can understand.
  9. In all affairs it's a healthy thing now and then to hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted.
  10. Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.

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