Stanislav Lem

Stanislav Lem

Polish writer, philosopher, writer, futurist, one of the classics of modern fiction
A lot of experience you can get only from the people who lost everything.More Stanislav Lem quotes [05/09/2016 02:05:17]
It has no meaning, what do you use to write, the only thing that is important is: what do you write. A machine to write a book instead of a writer is not invented yet, and probably will never be.More Stanislav Lem quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Each civilization may choose one of two roads to travel, that is, either fret itself to death, or pet itself to death. And in the course of doing one or the other, it eats its way into the Universe, turning cinders and flinders of stars into toilet seats, pegs, gears, cigarette holders and pillowcases, and it does this because, unable to fathom the Universe, it seeks to change that Fathomlessness into Something Fathomable.More Stanislav Lem quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Man's quest for knowledge is an expanding series whose limit is infinity, but philosophy seeks to attain that limit at one blow, by a short circuit providing the certainty of complete and inalterable truth. Science meanwhile advances at its gradual pace, often slowing to a crawl, and for periods it even walks in place, but eventually it reaches the various ultimate trenches dug by philosophical thought, and, quite heedless of the fact that it is not supposed to be able to cross those final barriers to the intellect, goMore Stanislav Lem quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I don't resist progress, but I have a growing feeling that mankind uses it mostly for disgraceful purposes.More Stanislav Lem quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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