Quotes, 12/13/13

anneliese_32(6)December 13, 2013

How inappropriate to call this planet Earth when it is quite cleartly Ocean.
Arthur C. Clarke

I don't pretend we have all the answers, but the questions are certainly worth thinking about.
Arthur C. Clarke

New ideas pass through three periods: 1) It can't be done. 2) It probably can be done, but it is not worth doing it. 3) I knew it was a good idea all along!
Arthur C. Clarke

We have to abandon the idea that schooling is something restricted to youth. How can it be, in a world where half the things a man knows at 20 are no longer true at 40 - and half of the things he knows at 40 hadn't been discovered when he was 20?
Arthur C. Clarke

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sweet_betsy No AL Z7(7)

Great quotes and so true. Thanks Anneliese

    Bookmark   December 13, 2013 at 9:43AM
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lilosophie

Such great insight, Science Fiction writers always have their eye on the future and on the big picture

    Bookmark   December 13, 2013 at 11:24AM
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surya55_gw

I can't agree more with all of them!

    Bookmark   December 13, 2013 at 2:09PM
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