One-Liner Wednesday: infinite knowledge

“And what is the point of infinite knowledge if it only cuts you off from the world?”
– Kate Soper, from the program notes for her opera, Here Be Sirens

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One-Liner Wednesday: forgive and…

“Surely it is more generous to forgive and remember, than to forgive and forget.”
– Maria Edgeworth

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One-Liner Wednesday: Campbell quote

“The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are.”
– Joseph Campbell

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One-Liner Wednesday: coin flipping

“If a coin falls heads repeatedly one hundred times; then the statistically ignorant would claim that the ‘law of averages’ must almost compel it to fall tails next time, any statistician would point out the independence of each trial and the uncertainty of the next outcome, but any fool can see that the coin must be double headed.”
– Ludwik Drazek

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One-Liner Wednesday: teaching and learning

“We need to remember across generations that there is as much to learn as there is to teach.”
– Gloria Steinem
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One-Liner Wednesday: Truth and Politics

“I dream of a world where the truth is what shapes people’s politics, rather than politics shaping what people think is true.”
– Neil deGrasse Tyson

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One-Liner Wednesday: truth

“If it is true, then science, psychology, poetry, and philosophy will also be seeing the same thing, but from different angles, at different levels, and with different vocabularies.”
– Richard Rohr, Immortal Diamond, p. 132

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One-Liner Wednesday: education

“Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.”
– Aristotle

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One-Liner Wednesday: Ignorance

“Condemnation without investigation is the height of ignorance.”
– Albert Einstein

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One-Liner Wednesday: painting and poetry

In honor of US National Poetry Month:
Painting is poetry which is seen and not heard and poetry is a painting which is heard but not seen.
– Leonardo da Vinci

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