Frases soltas – Albert Einstein

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“The most important thing is to never stop questioning”

“Imagination is more important than knowledge”

Henry David Thoreau

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“As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.”

“Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill.”

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined. As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler.”

“If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right. But do not care to convince him. Men will believe what they see. Let them see.”

“It is as hard to see one’s self as to look backwards without turning around.”

“Public opinion is a weak tyrant compared with our own private opinion. What a man thinks of himself, that is which determines, or rather indicates, his fate.”

Ideias

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O homem é o portador de um reino novo, o das ideias. Não só é o primeiro a ser capaz de ter ideias, mas também é o primeiro que as produz, que lhes dá uma genética e lhes permite construir um reino.

Auger, 1966

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Leo Tolstoy

“A man is like a fraction whose numerator is what he is and whose denominator is what he thinks of himself. The larger the denominator, the smaller the fraction.”

“Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.”

“Everything that I understand, I understand only because I love. ”

“Historians are like deaf people who go on answering questions that no one has asked them. ”

“If one has no vanity in this life of ours, there is no sufficient reason for living.”

“In the name of God, stop a moment, cease your work, look around you. ”

Edgar Morin…

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“o homem não se reduz à cultura. Mas a cultura é indispensável para produzir o homem”

“Porque, no fim de contas, o que é a sociedade senão uma interconexão organizadora de sistemas nervosos centrais?”

Edgar Morin em “O Paradigma Perdido: A Natureza Humana”