罗素 (RUSSELL, Bertrand), 1872-1970
英国哲学家, 数学家, 和作家
Even when the experts all agreed, they may well be mistaken.
The fundamental defect of fathers is that they want their children to be a credit to them.
The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent full of doubt.
We have two kinds of morality side by side: one which we preach but do not practise, and another which we practise but seldom preach.
我们有两种道德并行: 一种我们宣扬却没实践, 另一种我们实践却很少宣扬.
Even in civilized mankind faint traces of a monogamic instinct can sometimes be perceived.
即使在文明的人类, 有时还是可以感觉到, 一夫一妻天性微弱的痕迹.
The people who are regarded as moral luminaries are those who forgo ordinary pleasures themselves and find compensation in interfering with the pleasures of others.
那些被视为道德的先觉者, 他们放弃他们自己的一般乐趣, 然后由干涉其他人的乐趣得到补偿.
Christian humility is preached by the clergy, but practised only by the lower classes.