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“You have no responsibility to live up to what other people think you ought to accomplish. I have no…”

“You have no responsibility to live up to what other people think you ought to accomplish. I have no responsibility to be like they expect me to be. It’s their mistake, not my failing.”

Richard P. Feynman, Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman!

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“We are storytelling animals, and cannot bear to acknowledge the ordinariness of our daily lives.”

“We are storytelling animals, and cannot bear to acknowledge the ordinariness of our daily lives.”

Stephen Jay Gould

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“Change means that what was before wasn’t perfect. People want things to be better.”

“Change means that what was before wasn’t perfect. People want things to be better.”

Esther Dyson

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“A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be.”

“A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be.”

Albert Einstein 

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“You are personally responsible for becoming more ethical than the society you grew up in.”

“You are personally responsible for becoming more ethical than the society you grew up in.”

Eliezer Yudkowsky

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“If you want to accomplish something in the world, idealism is not enough – you need to choose a…”

“If you want to accomplish something in the world, idealism is not enough – you need to choose a method that works to achieve the goal.”

Richard Stallman

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“We are like butterflies who flutter for a day and think it is forever.”

“We are like butterflies who flutter for a day and think it is forever.”

Carl Sagan

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“Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Be curious.”

“Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Be curious.”

Stephen Hawking 

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“We are one species. We are star stuff harvesting star light.”

“We are one species. We are star stuff harvesting star light.”

Carl Sagan 

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“Science is the poetry of reality.”

“Science is the poetry of reality.”

Richard Dawkins

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