Quotes: information

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  • Imagine a school with children that can read or write, but with teachers who can not, and you have a metaphor of the Information Age in which we live.
  • Frank Zappa
    Frank Zappa
    American rock musician 1940-
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    Information is not knowledge. Knowledge is not wisdom. Wisdom is not truth. Truth is not beauty. Beauty is not love. Love is not music. Music is the best.
  • Buckminster Fuller
    Buckminster Fuller
    American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
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    A pattern has an integrity independent of the medium by virtue of which you have received the information that it exists. Each of the chemical elements is a pattern integrity. Each individual is a pattern integrity. The pattern integrity of the human individual is evolutionary and not static.
    Source: Synergetics: Explorations in the Geometry of Thinking (1975) Pattern Integrity 505.201
  • Ralph Archbold
    Ralph Archbold
    American actor and speaker 1942-2017
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    A speech should not just be a sharing of information, but a sharing of yourself.
  • Acceptance is appreciation, and the high value of appreciation is such that to appreciate appreciation seems to be the fundamental prerequisite for survival. Mankind will not die for lack of information; it may perish for lack of appreciation.
    Source: Who Is Man? (1965)
  • Logan Pearsall Smith
    Logan Pearsall Smith
    English writer 1865-1946
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    All my life, as down an abyss without a bottom. I have been pouring van loads of information into that vacancy of oblivion I call my mind.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    All of the books in the world contain no more information than is broadcast as video in a single large American city in a single year. Not all bits have equal value.
  • Bill Maris
    Bill Maris
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    All the information in the world has been pretty dispersed, but Google's mission has been to organize it and make it universally accessible.
  • Elmore Leonard
    Elmore Leonard
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    All the information you need can be given in dialogue.
  • Bradley Joseph
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    All the information you need is available to you to have a successful career in music, if you're paying attention, and not closed off to anything. Remember, Perseverance is King.
    Source: On running a label Indie Journal Interview
  • Ben Goldacre
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    Amazing things happen when you pull individual pieces of information together into larger linked datasets: meaning emerges, as you produce facts from figures.
  • Ben Marcus
    Ben Marcus
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    Among other things, autoimmune disorders are an induction into a world of unstable information and no reliable expertise.
  • Jan Carlzon
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    An individual without information can't take responsibility. An individual with information can't help but take responsibility.
  • Bo Bennett
    Bo Bennett
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    An objection is not a rejection; it is simply a request for more information.
    Source: Year to Success
  • Al Franken
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    And I think that being able to make people laugh and write a book that's funny makes the information go down a lot easier and it makes it a lot more fun to read, easier to understand, and often stronger. So there's all kinds of advantages to it.
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