Archive for the ‘Quotes’ Category

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April 8, 2017

“If we extend unlimited tolerance even to those who are intolerant, if we are not prepared to defend a tolerant society against the onslaught of the intolerant, then the tolerant will be destroyed, and tolerance with them.” – – Karl Popper

April 8, 2017

https://www.wsj.com/articles/ayaan-hirsi-ali-islams-most-eloquent-apostate-1491590469

“Being a human was OK. I even enjoyed some of it. But being a cyborg has a lot more to offer.”

April 5, 2017

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/04/evolution-genetics-medicine-brain-technology-cyborg/

This statement was made by an emeritus professor of engineering who has an RFID device implant.

“For whatever is truly wondrous and fearful in man, never yet was put into words or books.”

March 31, 2017

Melville, Herman. Moby Dick: Complete and Unabridged (Illustrated with Included Audiobook) (Kindle Locations 7161-7163). Titan Read. Kindle Edition.

Another sentence gleaned from listening to Moby Dick during a morning workout.

“[Though] man loved his fellow, yet man is a money-making animal, which propensity too often interferes with his benevolence.”

March 29, 2017

Melville, Herman. Moby Dick: Complete and Unabridged (Illustrated with Included Audiobook) (Kindle Locations 6237-6238). Titan Read. Kindle Edition.