For The Love Of Wisdom – Carl Edward Sagan – The Earth

Carl Edward Sagan

Carl Edward Sagan (November 9, 1934 – December 20, 1996) From this distant vantage point, the Earth might not seem of any particular interest. But for us, it’s different. Consider again that dot. That’s here. That’s home. That’s us. On it everyone you love, everyone you know, everyone you ever heard of, every human being …

For The Love Of Wisdom – Carl Sagan – Reading

Carl Edward Sagan

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 …