"An organization's intelligence is distributed to the point of being ubiquitous."
"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits."Kevin Kelly on Albert Einstein
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."Kevin Kelly on Albert Einstein
"Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."Kevin Kelly on Albert Einstein
"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."Kevin Kelly on Albert Einstein
"We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality."Kevin Kelly on Albert Einstein
"The great advance of personal computers was not the computing power per se but the fact that it brought it right to your face, that you had control over it, that were confronted with it and could steer it."
"Organisms by their design are not made to adapt too far."
"Species go extinct because there are historical contraints built into a given body or a given design."
"All imaginable futures are not equally possible."
"One of the functions of an organization, of any organism, is to anticipate the future, so that those relationships can persist over time."