skeptics

A Quote by John Fitzgerald Kennedy on dream, realities, skeptics, and cynics

The problems of the world cannot be solved by skeptics or cynics whose horizons are limited by the obvious realities. We need men who can dream of things that never were.

John F. Kennedy (1917 - 1963)

Contributed by: Nara-Narayana

A Quote by Rupert Sheldrake on skeptics, skepticism, belieft, and truth

In practice, the goal of skepticism is not the discovery of truth, but the exposure of other people's errors. It plays a useful role in science, religion, scholarship, and common sense. But we need to remember that it is a weapon serving belief or self-interest; we need to be skeptical of skeptics. The more militant the skeptic, the stronger the belief.

Rupert Sheldrake

Source: Edge: The World Question Center 2008 -- http://www.edge.org/q2008/q08_11.html#sheldrake

Contributed by: ~C4Chaos

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