General Art/Science Quotes

“a growing self confidence of the primordial and a reminder to modernity that the urban would eventually be overtaken by the natural ” Cildo Meireles

 

“Science as culture also depends on mythology because the presentation of scientific knowledge often relates intimately to a mythological picture of the world” Alexej M Ghilarov
http://ac.els-cdn.com/016953479290194G/1-s2.0-016953479290194G-main.pdf?_tid=60fd0078-a0f2-11e4-a86e-00000aacb360&acdnat=1421792539_87ee8a16d781d42b3beb9087479d28f8 [ Ecology, mythology and an organismic way of thinking of limnology]

 

“Science is the product of organized fantasy about the real world, tested constantly by an internal logic of necessity, and external public record of expectations”  Kenneth E Boulding (1980) [pioneering systems theorist]

 

 

“If the constraining universe of matter and energy cannot be denied, at least it can be ignored with splendid contempt”

E.O Wilson, “Consilience: The unity of knowledge

 

 

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