quote by Timothy Leary

In the information age, you don't teach philosophy as they did after feudalism. You perform it. If Aristotle were alive today he'd have a talk show.

— Timothy Leary

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Information age quote Aging is an extraordinary process where you become the person you always should

Aging is an extraordinary process where you become the person you always should have been.

We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.

Getting an education at MIT is like taking a drink from a fire hose.

Information age quote Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age, and dreams are forever.

Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age, and dreams are forever.

I am but too conscious of the fact that we are born in an age when only the dull are treated seriously, and I live in terror of not being misunderstood. Don't degrade me into the position of giving you useful information. Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.

Animation offers a medium of story telling and visual entertainment which can bring pleasure and information to people of all ages everywhere in the world.

The information highway will transform our culture as dramatically as Gutenberg's press did the Middle Ages.

Information age quote Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.

Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.

In a few years, men will be able to communicate more effectively through a machine than face to face. That is a rather startling thing to say, but it is our conclusion.

Information is the oxygen of the modern age.

It seeps through the walls topped by barbed wire, it wafts across the electrified borders.

The information encoded in your DNA determines your unique biological characteristics, such as sex, eye color, age and Social Security number.

Information age quote Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.

Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.

We're not in an information age anymore. We're in the information management age.

It is vital to remember that information - in the sense of raw data - is not knowledge, that knowledge is not wisdom, and that wisdom is not foresight. But information is the first essential step to all of these.

In the industrial age, the CEO sat on the top of the hierarchy and didn't have to listen to anybody ... In the information age, you have to listen to the ideas of people regardless of where they are in the organization.

Information age quote Don't be afraid to be open-minded. Your brain isn't going to fall out.

Don't be afraid to be open-minded. Your brain isn't going to fall out.

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The greatest challenge facing mankind is the challenge of distinguishing reality from fantasy, truth from propaganda. Perceiving the truth has always been a challenge to mankind, but in the information age (or as I think of it, the disinformation age) it takes on a special urgency and importance.

In the information age, it's not just whose army wins, but whose story wins.

Imagine a school with children that can read or write, but with teachers who cannot, and you have a metaphor of the Information Age in which we live.

Information age quote Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.

Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.

The irony of the information age is that it lends credibility to uninformed opinion.

In this time of budget cuts, we cannot forget that basic science is a building block for scientific innovation and economic growth in the information age.

The sea change that has come is the information age.

We don't have to just read The New York Times anymore. We can pull up something on the Internet and get any news that we like.

Information age quote Do not regret growing older. It's a privilege denied to many.

Do not regret growing older. It's a privilege denied to many.

Technology is a liberation. I think the information age probably is the best thing to happen to the human race in human evolution. Now you have the equal opportunity to equip yourself through information and knowledge and express yourself as an independent mind.

No man was ever so completely skilled in the conduct of life, as not to receive new information from age and experience.

That appropriation of resources and the transformation of them into goods and services through the European production system characterized, and characterizes to this day, all industrial systems including the information age.

Information age quote A wealth of information creates a poverty of attention.

A wealth of information creates a poverty of attention.

People are naming it the Third Wave, the Information Age, etc.

but I would say those are basically technological descriptions, and this next shift is not about technology - although obviously it will be influenced and in some cases expressed by technologies.

No man was ever so completely skilled in the conduct of life, as not to receive new information from age and experience.

I'd like to talk about free markets. Information in the computer age is the last genuine free market left on earth except those free markets where indigenous people are still surviving. And that's basically becoming limited.

Information age quote As you get older you will understand more and more that it's not about what you

As you get older you will understand more and more that it's not about what you look like or what you own, it's all about the person you've become.

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It may be an information age, but... It takes more work to earn more money to be overwhelmed by more information that does not equal knowledge or wisdom.

"Point of view" is that quintessentially human solution to information overload, an intuitive process of reducing things to an essential relevant and manageable minimum... In a world of hyperabundant content, point of view will become the scarcest of resources...

To me, this is not an information age.

It's an age of networked intelligence, it's an age of vast promise.

Information age quote Age is strictly a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter

Age is strictly a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.

In the information age, the richest people are entrepreneurs.

We may not become a king or queen, but we can all be entrepreneurs.

We really are living in an age of information overload.

Google estimates that there are 300 exabytes (300 followed by 18 zeros) of human-made information in the world today. Only four years ago there were just 30 exabytes. We've created more information in the past few years than in all of human history before us.

Information is the oxygen of the modern age.

Information age quote Age is strictly a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter

Age is strictly a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.

The information age is so psychotic - without the cell phone and Internet, I would be drama free right now.

I think we know too much about actors as it is and their personal lives and it's this information age where we're stimulated constantly by the celebrity buzz effect or whatever it is, these web sites and blogs and different things.

The stone age was marked by man's clever use of crude tools;

the information age, to date, has been marked by man's crude use of clever tools.

The greatest challenge facing mankind is the challenge of distinguishing reality from fantasy, truth from propaganda.

It's the age of information and we need to just get as informed as we can about what other things might help us live healthy lives.

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