Carl Edward Sagan On Expectations

Carl Edward Sagan (November 9, 1934 – December 20, 1996) Once we leave those domains of human experience, there’s no reason to expect the laws of nature to continue to obey our expectations, since our expectations are dependent on a limited set of experiences.

Carl Sagan On Reading

Carl Sagan  (November 9, 1934 – December 20, 1996) The gears of poverty, ignorance, hopelessness, and low self-esteem mesh to create a kind of perpetual failure machine that grinds down dreams from generation to generation. We all bear the cost of keeping it running. Illiteracy is its linchpin…. Frederick Douglass taught that literacy is the …