There Is No Reality Except The One Contained Within Us.
Quotations By Famous People
There is no reality except the one contained within us. That is why so
many people live such an unreal life. They take the images outside them
for reality and never allow the world within to assert itself.
-- Herman Hesse, from Demain
Why strive for knowledge of reality, if this knowledge cannot aid us in life?
No live organism can continue for long to exist sanely under conditions of absolute reality
even larks and katydids are supposed, by some, to dream....
How many Marxists -- does it take to change a light bulb?
None, the seeds of revolution and change are within the light bulb itself....
We live in a fantasy world, a world of illusion. The great task in life is to find reality.
-- Iris Murdoch...
I wanted only to try to live in accord with the promptings which came from my true self.
Why was that so very difficult? -- Hermann Hesse...
VIRTUAL REALITY BREAKTHROUGH The NASA Ames Research Center have announced a breakthrough in Virtual Reality.
They have simulated the entire world within a computer....
A programmer from a very large computer company went to a software conference and then returned to report to his manager, saying
What sort of programmers work for other companies?...
Nature (reality) is just as absolutist as chess, and her rules (laws) are just as immutable (more so) -- but her rules and their applications are much
much more complex, and have to be discovered by man....
In reality, though, the first thing to ask of history is that it should point out to us the paths of liberty.
The great lesson to draw from revolutions is not that they devour humanity but rather that tyranny never fails to generate them....