Arthur Koestler Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Arthur Koestler quotes, Arthur Koestler sayings, and Arthur Koestler proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Creative activity could be described as a type of learning process where teacher and pupil are located in the same individual. Arthur Koestler
The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems afterwards. Arthur Koestler
The most persistent sound which reverberates through men's history is the beating of war drums. Arthur Koestler
The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems afterwards. Arthur Koestler
coincidence may be described as the chance encounter of two unrelated causal chains which miraculously, it seems merge into a significant event. Arthur Koestler
Coincidence may be described as the chance encounter of two unrelated causal chains which Arthur Koestler
The most persistent sound, which reverberates through men's history, is the beating of war drums. Arthur Koestler
Creativity is a type of learning process where the teacher and pupil are located in the same individual. Arthur Koestler
Nothing is more sad than the death of an illusion. Arthur Koestler
Scientists are peeping toms at the keyhole of eternity. Arthur Koestler
The most persistent sound which reverberates through man's history is the beating of war drums. Arthur Koestler
The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems afterwards. Arthur Koestler
If conquerors be regarded as the engine-drivers of History, then the conquerors of thought are perhaps the pointsmen who, less conspicuous to the traveler's eye, determine the direction of the journey. Arthur Koestler
Snobbery is not merely a silly human weakness but something basic in the mentality of modern man a symptom which reflects the general sickness, the dislocation of social and cultural values in contemporary civilization. Arthur Koestler
Chemically induced hallucinations, delusions and raptures may be frightening or wonderfully gratifying; in either case they are in the nature of confidence tricks played on one's own nervous system. Arthur Koestler
God seems to have left the receiver off the hook, and time is running out. Arthur Koestler
"The most persistent sound which reverberates through man's history is the beating of war drums. " Arthur Koestler
The principal mark of genius is not perfection but originality, the opening of new frontiers. Arthur Koestler