The roots of the concepts lie in a number of ideas that resonate through modern discourse—the ideas of a unified science, general knowledge, synthesis and the integration of knowledge.
– Julie Thompson Klein
There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable. There is another theory, which states that this has already happened.
– Douglas Adams
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I think therefore I am.
If you have a good idea, use it so that you will not only accomplish something, but so that you can make room for new ones to flow into you.
Why we need to know and apply the truth? Because we are surrounded by lies, and only knowing and applying truth can expose the lies.
- Worship no gods.
- Don’t kill what you can’t eat.
- Treat others kindly, as you would be tret.
- Honour your family and your squad.
- No thieving, ask nicely or offer trade.
- No lusting after your neighbour’s ass.
- Learn all you can learn, and teach others for free.
- Tell the truth and shame the devil.
- Always wash your hands after using the latrine.
- Never start a fight, but always finish it.
Nature520,126(02 April 2015)doi:10.1038/520126a