I Have Gained This By Philosophy: That I Do Without Being Commanded What Others Do Only From Fear Of The Law.
I have gained this by philosophy:
that I do without being commanded what others
do only from fear of the law.
Asked what he gained from philosophy, he answered, "To do without being commanded what others do from fear of the laws.
-- Diogenes Laertius (c. 200 AD) -- Aristotle, xi...
Fear not, for I have given you authority to do so.
I do not fear computers. I fear the lack of them." -- Isaac Asimov
I do not fear computers. I fear the lack of them. -- Isaac Asimov
What can I do, I'm only the DM?!
To teach men how to live without certainty, and yet without being paralyzed by hesitation, is perhaps the chief thing philosophy can still do.
-- Bertrand Russell...
We are here on earth to do good for others. What the others are here for, I don't know.
-- W. H. Auden....