I do not fear computers. I fear the lack of them. >>
Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there >>
It is change, continuing change, inevitable change, that is the domina >>
The wisdom of a learned man comet by opportunity of leisure: and he th >>
So wise so young, they say, do never live long. >>
Many people might have attained wisdom had they not assumed they alrea >>
Suppose that we are wise enough to learn and know -- and yet not wise enough to control our learning and knowledge, so that we use it to destroy ourselves? Even if that is so, knowledge remains better than ignorance. It is better to know -- even if the knowledge endures only for the moment that comes before destruction -- than to gain eternal life at the price of a dull and swinish lack of comprehension of a universe that swirls unseen before us in all its wonder. That was the choice of Achilles, and it is mine, too.