Favorite Quotes

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“In our society, wisdom is hard to come by…Since we are drowning in an ocean of information, the most precious commodity in modern society is wisdom. Without wisdom and insight, we are left to drift aimlessly and without purpose, with an empty, hollow feeling after the novelty of unlimited information wears off.”

– Michio Kaku

“Ignorance is the darkest kind of prison. The kind you can barely escape from. It’s the worst kind of prison of all, because you don’t know why [certain] things are affecting you…your angst, your confusion, your darkness is somebody’s tool.”

– Joe Bageant

“Since the universe is actually composed of information, then it can be said that information will save us…There is no other road to salvation.”

– Philip K. Dick

“For a Romantic, the most desirable society is not one organized for the benefit of the nobility, or the church, or capitalism, or even science and reason, but one that maximizes the tolerance for play.”

– Curtis White

“Dare to be naïve.”

– R. Buckminster Fuller

“The answer does not lie in accumulating more and more knowledge. What is needed is wisdom. It is a lack of wisdom that is causing most of our serious problems rather than a lack of knowledge.”

– David Bohm

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