A Quote by David Berlinski on logic, system, geometry, euclid, math, and structure

The world of shapes, lines, curves, and solids is as varied as the world of numbers, and it is only our long-satisfied possession of Euclidean geometry that offers us the impression, or the illusion, that it has, that world, already been encompassed in a manageable intellectual structure. The lineaments of that structure are well known: as in the rest of life, something is given and something is gotten; but the logic behind those lineaments is apt to pass unnoticed, and it is the logic that controls the system.

David Berlinski

Source: The Advent of the Algorithm: The 300-Year Journey from an Idea to the Computer, Pages: 31

Contributed by: Chris

A Quote by Thomas Eugene (Tom) Robbins on love, peace, system, change, and change the world

"If you believe in peace, act peacefully; if you believe in love, acting lovingly; if you believe every which way, then act every which way, that's perfectly valid— but don't go out trying to sell your beliefs to the system. You end up contradicting what you profess to believe in, and you set a bum example. If you want to change the world, change yourself."

Tom Robbins (1936 -)

Source: Still Life with Woodpecker

Contributed by: luz

A Quote by White Rose on system, fight, and replace

We have to fight the system and replace it with a system based on true values, not on a random selection of traditional ones.

Rev. Solomon N. Seagal

Source: Naismith's Photo: The Unreasonable Man

Contributed by: ~princess~

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