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We must always remember that we can never know what`s in someone else`s heart, but in order to function, we must guess.

Penn Jillette

Curiosity is aroused when we`re presented with an "information gap." It`s a sensation of deprivation: A present`s wrapping deprives us of the knowledge of what`s in it, and as a result we become curious about its contents. But to feel curiosity, we have to be conscious that something`s being hidden.

George Low

The word media, after all, comes from the Latin for "middle layer." It sits between us and the world; the core bargain is that it will connect us to what's happening but at the price of direct experience.

Eli Pariser

Science is merely an extremely powerful method of winnowing what`s true from what feels good.

Carl Sagan

So what's the speed of dark?

Stephen Wright

Because if everything`s finite, if everything has a definite beginning, middle, and end, then why even get started in the first place? What`s the point when everything just leads to The End?

Alyson Noel

Well, that`s what love is like. It makes your heart race. It turns the world upside down. But if you`re not careful, if you don`t keep your eyes on something still, you can lose your balance. You can`t see what`s happening to the people around you. You can`t see that you`re about to fall.

Practical Magic (movie)

Science is best defined as a careful, disciplined, logical search for knowledge about any and all aspects of the universe, obtained by examination of the best available evidence and always subject to correction and improvement upon discovery of better evidence. What`s left is magic. And it doesn`t work.

James Randi

The truth may be puzzling. It may take some work to grapple with. It may be counterintuitive. It may contradict deeply held prejudices. It may not be consonant with what we desperately want to be true. But our preferences do not determine what`s true.

Carl Sagan

What`s morality? It`s the difference between what is right and what you can rationalize.

Christopher Moore

Normal is just what`s average, it`s not necessarily the only way of being, or living.

J. R. Ward

If I ask for something and you give it, do it without a speech; otherwise what's the point of giving.

Magda Szabó

At a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what`s happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate. That`s the world`s greatest lie.

Paulo Coelho

I think [...] [firearms] were invented by Satan himself, for they can`t be defended against with weapons and fists. All human strength vanishes when confronted with firearms. A man is dead before he sees what`s coming.

Martin Luther

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When you sell your time, you are giving up your right to decide what's worth doing.

Douglas Rushkoff

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