The Actuaries Hall
Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.
Advice is seldom welcome, and those who need it the most, like it the least.
Freedom is nothing else but a chance to become better.
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.
The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing
A mathematician is a device for turning coffee into theorems.
It is when you give of yourself that you give truly.
-Gibran Khalil Gibran
No person can be a great leader unless he takes genuine joy in the successes of those
The fellow who thinks he knows it all is especially annoying to those of us who do.
Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated
simple, awesomely simple, that's creativity.
Only the suppressed word is dangerous.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving
his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental
What we know is very slight; what we don't know is immense.
-Pierre Simon de Laplace
You can not live a better life if you do not make an effort to become
better. My conscience tells me that this is real happiness.
A university's essential character is that of being a center of free inquiry and criticism, a thing not to be sacrificed for anything else.
You must have long-range goals to keep you from being frustrated by short-range failures.
Great vision without great people is irrelevant.
The truth is, a lot of times it is the bad teachers who give the easiest grades. In all honesty, it's usually the best
teachers who are giving the lowest grades, because they are raising expectations.
Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do
what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do.
Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life.
Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become.
Give light and the people will find their own way.
All models are wrong, but some models are useful.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
There are no short cuts to success. Make hard work your passion.
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Last updated:April 09, 2016