Norbert Wiener

Norbert Wiener

American mathematician
In a very real sense, we are shipwrecked passengers on a doomed planet. Yet, even in a shipwreck, human decencies and human values do not necessarily vanish, and we must make the most of them. We shall go down, but let it be in a manner to which we may look forward as worthy of our dignity.More Norbert Wiener quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To live effectively is to live with adequate information.More Norbert Wiener quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The nervous system and the automatic machine are fundamentally alike in that they are devices, which make decisions on the basis of decisions they made in the past.More Norbert Wiener quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is possible to believe in progress as a fact without believing in progress as an ethical principle; but in the catechism of many Americans, the one goes with the other.More Norbert Wiener quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A faith which we follow upon orders imposed from outside is no faith, and a community which puts its dependence upon such a pseudo-faith is ultimately bound to ruin itself because of the paralysis which the lack of a healthy growing science imposes upon it.More Norbert Wiener quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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