There is no such thing as a failed experiment, only unexpected outcomes. Buckminster Fuller
“We have Paleolithic emotions, medieval institutions, and godlike technology.” Edward O. Wilson
Here’s a track from a while back. Thanks for Bruce Little for his great vocals!
Discovery consists of seeing what everyone has seen and thinking what nobody has thought. Tim Place.
I can’t understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I’m frightened of the old ones. —John Cage
We get so stuck in the details of life, the daily grind, the endless to-do lists, agonising over issues we’re facing at work or home. We’re so close to the rungs of the hamster wheel, we end up counting them endlessly as they cycle by, over and over again. The alarm clock wakes us upContinue reading “The devil’s in the detail”
“Many set themselves the aim of rescuing the indifferent and the lazy—and end up lost themselves. The flame within them gets dim with the passage of time. So, if you have the fire, run, since you never know when it may be doused, leaving you stranded in darkness.—John Climacus, The Ladder of Divine Ascent”
The unexamined life is not worth living. – Socrates
As a dog returns to his vomit, so a fool repeats his folly. – Proverbs 26:11
“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work,” – Thomas Edison