“History does not refer merely, or even principally, to the past. On the contrary, the great force of history comes from the fact that we carry it within us, are unconsciously controlled by it in many ways, and history is literately present in all that we do.”
“If you want to teach people a new way of thinking, don't bother trying to teach them. Instead, give them a tool, the use of which will lead to new ways of thinking.”
— R. Buckminster Fuller
“Humans control the world because they can cooperate better than any other animal, and they can cooperate so well because they believe in fictions.”
– Yuval Harari
"the future of fashion isn't smart-garments, sensors or gadgets. The future of media isn't paid internet subscriptions. The future of tech isn't AI. The future is always the culture."
“You never change things by fighting existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.” - Buckminster Fuller
“The future is an infinite succession of presents and to live now as we think human beings should live, in defiance of all that is bad around us, is itself a marvelous victory.”