Imagination alone is not enough, because the reality of nature is far more wondrous than anything we can imagine.
This adventure is made possible by generations of searchers strictly adhering to a simple set of rules: Test ideas by experiment and observation; build on those ideas that pass the test; reject the ones that fail; follow the evidence, wherever it leads; and question everything.
Accept these terms, and the cosmos is yours.
Well if that doesn’t hit the nail on the proverbial head, I don’t know what does. Let’s be learning facilitators, not educators.(via jtotheizzoe)
The iPhone comes with all the basics out of the box. And they are all perfectly serviceable.
Seriously. I could use the built in calendar for my scheduling and the notes app for the writing/capturing stuff. I don’t need Twitter or App.net. All of this extra stuff is “nice to have” not “need to have.” We would all do better to remember that.
I pretty much follow the same philosophy. I don’t install third-party apps just for the fun of it.
Hope the people in the tech media keep this quote in their heads before they file another meaningless piece from CES 2014.
Another Similar Quote:
"I would much rather go to my grave knowing I tried and failed at the think I love to do thank to know that I suffered and succeeded at the thing I hated." - Patrick Rhone [Source]
Robert M. Solow of MIT, who developed a raft of equations to analyze economic growth. Mr. Solow won the Nobel Prize for Economics in 1987 for his pioneering work.
Source: Symmetry Magazine
Another similar Quote:
“Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.” - Marie Curie