"This is actually a very important principle that science is learning about large systems like evolution and that futurists are learning about anticipating human society: just because a future scenario is plausible doesn't mean we can get there from here."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Kevin Kelly on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Kevin Kelly on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Kevin Kelly on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Kevin Kelly on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Kevin Kelly on Earl Nightingale
"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."