Monthly Archives: November 2014
The non-scientific meaning of astrophysics and astronomy is that science has been unable to transcend the yearning for transcendence.
Explaining to everyone why I don’t care about love is like explaining to fanatics why I don’t follow their game.
She overcommitted every time.
Great minds think alike. So do mediocre minds.
He’s seen it all. Plus, most of it was his own doing.
There is not enough “there” to pin down.
What a wonderful coincidence that life emerged. What an extraordinary accident that humans evolved. What an incredible chance that I have of becoming me.
The twin paradox captures the pathos of technology.
“A hard-nose realist” is the easiest thing to be in “post-ideological” times.