Arthur Koestler

Arthur Koestler

was a Hungarian author of essays, novels and autobiographies
The RĂ©gime did not want Communists; it wanted robots. It will take at least a generation to change them back into humans again.More Arthur Koestler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
True creativity often starts where language ends.More Arthur Koestler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What is an editor but a cross between a fall guy and a father figure? arthur koestlerMore Arthur Koestler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If there is a lesson in our story it is that the manipulation, according to strictly self-consistent rules, of a set of symbols representing one single aspect of the phenomena may produce correct, verifiable predictions, and yet completely ignore all other aspects whose ensemble constitutes reality...More Arthur Koestler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
As modern physics started with the Newtonian revolution, so modern philosophy starts with what one might call the Cartesian Catastrophe. The catastrophe consisted in the splitting up of the world into the realms of matter and mind, and the identification of 'mind' with conscious thinking. The result of this identification was the shallow rationalism of l' esprit Cartesien, and an impoverishment of psychology which it took three centuries to remedy even in part.More Arthur Koestler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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